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"misplaced" in British English

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misplacedadjective

uk   us   /ˌmɪsˈpleɪst/
directed towards someone or something ​wrongly or in a way that does not show good ​judgment: misplaced loyalty/​trust I'm ​sorry, but ​yourconfidence in my ​abilities is misplaced.
(Definition of misplaced from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"misplaced" in American English

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misplacedadjective

 us   /mɪsˈpleɪst/
directed toward someone or something for the ​wrongreasons: Their ​life together was ​full of misplaced ​trust and ​repressedemotion.
(Definition of misplaced from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “misplaced”
in Chinese (Simplified) 被错误寄托的, 错放的…
in Turkish yersiz, anlamsız, yanlış anlama…
in Russian неуместный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 被錯誤寄託的, 錯放的…
in Polish źle ulokowany…
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