mis·​hit | \ ˌmis-ˈhit How to pronounce mishit (audio) \
mishit; mishitting

Definition of mishit

transitive verb

: to hit in a faulty manner

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Other Words from mishit

mishit \ ˌmis-​ˈhit How to pronounce mishit (audio) , ˈmis-​ˌhit \ noun

Examples of mishit in a Sentence

She made a bogey after mishitting her tee shot.
Recent Examples on the Web Another chance came for the visitors as Ndidi mishit a volley wide. SI.com, "Man United 2-0 Leicester: Subs Do the Business as United Maintain 100% Start," 26 Aug. 2017

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First Known Use of mishit

1903, in the meaning defined above

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“Mishit.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mishit. Accessed 13 December 2019.

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English Language Learners Definition of mishit

sports : to hit (something, such as a ball) incorrectly

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easily led, controlled, or managed

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