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English definition of “misplaced”

misplaced

adjective     /ˌmɪsˈpleɪst/
directed towards someone or something wrongly or in a way that does not show good judgment : misplaced loyalty / trust I'm afraid your confidence in my abilities is misplaced.Unsuitable and unacceptable
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