Focus on the pronunciation of misdirect
English definition of “misdirect”
/ˌmɪsdɪˈrekt/ verb [T]
› to send something to the wrong place or in the wrong direction: If people are worried about payments being misdirected, they can opt to use direct deposit. The publisher often lost or misdirected orders.
› to use something in a way that is not right or legal: The chief executive faces charges that he misdirected cash. misdirection noun [C or U] › a misdirection of resources