mistranscribe

verb mis·tran·scribe \ ˌmis-tran(t)-ˈskrīb \

Definition of mistranscribe

mistranscribed; mistranscribing
: to make a mistake in transcription : to transcribe (something) incorrectly
  • mistranscribed "may" as "many"
  • Mr. Rose said he had identified a number of errors that had crept into the text when Joyce sloppily mistranscribed his own work.
  • —Sarah Lyall

First Known Use of mistranscribe

1811

in the meaning defined above

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