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misguided

adjective

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misguided

verb
past tense of misguide

Synonyms & Antonyms of misguided (Entry 2 of 2)

to cause to believe what is untrue
  • we were misguided by the flashy advertisements for what turned out to be pretty lousy pizza

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The first known use of misguided was in 1500

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“Misguided.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/misguided. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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