mismatched

adjective
mis·​matched | \ ˌmis-ˈmacht How to pronounce mismatched (audio) \

Definition of mismatched

: unsuitably or wrongly matched a mismatched pair of socks In Witkowski's office, battered and mismatched file cabinets—army green, gray, beige—line one wall.— David Savold

First Known Use of mismatched

1638, in the meaning defined above

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“Mismatched.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mismatched. Accessed 1 Mar. 2021.

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