misfield

verb
mis·​field | \ ˌmis-ˈfēld How to pronounce misfield (audio) \
misfielded; misfielding

Definition of misfield

transitive verb

: to field (a ball) badly misfield a grounder Tressler was hit by a pitch, stole second and scored when the Bulldogs misfielded a ground ball to the right side …The Cherokee Tribune (Canton, Georgia)

Other Words from misfield

misfield \ ˈmis-​ˌfēld How to pronounce misfield (audio) \ noun, plural misfields
There were some misfields and little things that didn't go our way, and all that culminates in a loss … — Ned Keating

First Known Use of misfield

1865, in the meaning defined above

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“Misfield.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/misfield. Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.

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