Definition of misreckon
: to reckon wrongly … I realized with a pang of dismay that I had misreckoned the time while I lay in the utter darkness of my cell.— Edgar Rice Burroughs : to make an incorrect estimate, judgment, or calculation Yet in this sending of me to the Tower, these dogs who design it misreckon foully.— W. Outram Tristram
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