mishit

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

Definition of mishit

transitive verb

: to hit in a faulty manner

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, 26 Aug. 2017

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First Known Use of mishit

1903, in the meaning defined above

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“Mishit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mishit. Accessed 16 May. 2022.

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