misthink

verb
mis·​think | \ ˌmis-ˈthiŋk How to pronounce misthink (audio) \
misthought\ ˌmis-​ˈthȯt How to pronounce misthought (audio) \; misthinking

Definition of misthink

intransitive verb

archaic : to think mistakenly or unfavorably

transitive verb

archaic : to think badly or unfavorably of

First Known Use of misthink

circa 1530, in the meaning defined at intransitive sense

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“Misthink.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/misthink. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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