mis·​mat·​ed ˌmis-ˈmā-təd How to pronounce mismated (audio)
: wrongly or unsuitably paired or mated
a mismated couple
mismated shoes

Word History

First Known Use

1833, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of mismated was in 1833

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Cite this Entry

“Mismated.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mismated. Accessed 29 Nov. 2023.

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