Definition of misname
: to name incorrectly : miscall
Examples of misname in a sentence
They misnamed the airport when they called it “international.” Almost all the arriving and departing flights are local.
The caption misnamed the person in the picture.
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MISNAME Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of misname for English Language Learners
: to give (someone or something) a name that is not proper or appropriate
: to give or show an incorrect name for (someone or something)
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