Miscite Mis*cite", v. t. To cite erroneously. [1913 Webster]

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  • miscite — index bear false witness, distort, falsify, misrepresent Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • miscite — miscitation, n. /mis suyt /, v.t., v.i., miscited, misciting. to misquote. [1585 95; MIS 1 + CITE] * * * …   Universalium

  • miscite — mis·cite …   English syllables

  • miscite — mis•cite′ v. cit•ed, cit•ing …   From formal English to slang

  • miscite — (ˈ)mis+ transitive verb Etymology: mis (I) + cite : misquote * * * miscitation, n. /mis suyt /, v.t., v.i., miscited, misciting. to misquote. [1585 95; MIS 1 + CITE] …   Useful english dictionary

  • misrepresent — mis·rep·re·sent /mis ˌre pri zent/ vt: to make a misrepresentation about vi: to make a misrepresentation mis·rep·re·sen·ta·tive / ˌre pri zen tə tiv/ adj mis·rep·re·sen·ter n Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster …   Law dictionary

  • bear false witness — I verb abrogate, affirm the contrary, apostatize, be deceitful, be devoid of truth, be dishonest, be erroneous, be faithless, be fallacious, be false, be forsworn, be fraudulent, be insincere, be mendacious, be perfidious, be perjured, be… …   Law dictionary

  • distort — I verb bend, camouflage, caricature, change out of recognition, change the face of, conceal, contort, corrupt, deform, disguise, disproportion, dissemble, distorquere, exaggerate, falsify, give a false idea, give a false impression, give a… …   Law dictionary

  • falsify — fal·si·fy / fȯl si ˌfī/ vt fied, fy·ing: to make false: as a: to make (as a document) false by mutilation, alteration, or addition the motel clerk had falsified the records M. A. Kelly b: to report (as information) falsely the informant f …   Law dictionary

  • belie — Synonyms and related words: abjure, assert the contrary, be contrary to, blow sky high, blow up, burlesque, call into question, camouflage, caricature, challenge, color, conceal, contest, contradict, contravene, controvert, counter, cross,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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