misknow

verb mis·know \ ˌmis-ˈnō \

Definition of misknow

misknew play \-ˈnü, -ˈnyü\; misknown play \-ˈnōn\; misknowing
transitive verb

misknowledge

play \-ˈnä-lij\ noun

Examples of misknow in a Sentence

  1. so often, for all of our presumption, we misknow the hearts of others

First Known Use of misknow

15th century



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