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English definition of “mis-”


prefix     /mɪs-/
added to the beginning of a verb or word formed from a verb , to show that the action referred to by the verb has been done wrongly or badly : I never said that! You must have misheard me. His misbehaviour eventually led to him being expelled from school .Wrong
(Definition of mis- prefix from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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