Examples of misstate in a Sentence
The company misstated its profits.
An article in yesterday's paper misstated the name of the district attorney.
Recent Examples of misstate from the Web
The article also misstated how deGuzman met screenwriter Sarah Adina-Smith and director Suzi Yoonessi.
Updated: An earlier version of this story misstated that writer Britt Julious would be moderating Chance’s talk.
An article in The Sunday Oregonian misstated the number of livestock kills needed for a wolf to be deemed a chronic threat.
Correction: An earlier version of this story misstated the total of UA's capital budget.
Editor's note: A previous version of this story misstated that Davidson has bipolar disorder.
Editor's note: A previous version of this story misstated that 2018 was the first year that Harvard had a majority non-white freshman class.
Correction: The original version of this story misstated the number of U.S. armed service branches.
Presumes notices to tenants of amounts due are valid, even if the amount is incorrect, unless it is shown the landlord intentionally misstated the amount, or the tenant has paid the amount the tenant believes is due.
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MISSTATE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of misstate for English Language Learners
: to state or report (something) incorrectly
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