misgotten

adjective

mis·​got·​ten
(ˈ)mis¦gätᵊn,
-i¦skä-
1
: ill-gotten
misgotten treasure
2

Word History

Etymology

Middle English misgoten, from mis- entry 1 + goten, past participle of geten to get

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“Misgotten.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/misgotten. Accessed 17 Jul. 2024.

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