Definition of misspelling
: an incorrect spelling
Recent Examples of misspelling from the Web
Torix, which is most likely a misspelling for the drug Turox, is another pain drug that helps with swelling.
Early Wednesday, Twitter night owls wondered what explained the lack of a follow up tweet until six hours later, when the typo-tweet was deleted and replaced by one making light of his misspelling.
UPDATE: Story updated to correct the misspelling of Langill’s name.
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