misevaluate

verb mis·eval·u·ate \ ˌmis-i-ˈval-yə-ˌwāt , -yü-ˌāt \

Definition of misevaluate

misevaluated; misevaluating
: to make a false or mistaken evaluation : to evaluate (something) wrongly
  • People have a tendency to go too fast or misevaluate the risk they are confronting.
  • —Gene Little

First Known Use of misevaluate

1933

in the meaning defined above

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