missend

verb
mis·​send | \ ˌmis-ˈsend How to pronounce missend (audio) \
missent\ ˌmis-​ˈsent How to pronounce missent (audio) \; missending

Definition of missend

transitive verb

: to send incorrectly (as to a wrong destination) missent mail

First Known Use of missend

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Missend.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/missend. Accessed 18 Feb. 2020.

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