Meaning of “mislay” in the English Dictionary

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mislayverb [ T ]

us /mɪsˈleɪ/ past tense and past participle mislaid /mɪsˈleɪd/

to lose something temporarily by forgetting where you put it:

Could I borrow your pen? I seem to have mislaid mine.

(Definition of “mislay” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)