misfit Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"misfit" in British English

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misfitnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈmɪs.fɪt/
someone who is not ​suited to a ​situation or who is not ​accepted by other ​people because ​theirbehaviour is ​strange or ​unusual: I didn't really ​know anyone at the ​party, so I ​felt like a misfit. I was a ​bit of a social misfit at ​college because I didn't like going out at ​night.
(Definition of misfit from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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misfitnoun [C]

 us   /ˈmɪsˌfɪt/
someone who is not ​acceptedsocially by other ​people because his or her ​behavior is ​unusual or ​strange: I was a ​social misfit, the ​kind of ​kid no one ​played with.
(Definition of misfit from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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