Misdoer Mis*do"er, n. A wrongdoer. --Spenser. [1913 Webster]

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  • misdoer — mis·do·er …   English syllables

  • misdoer — üə(r), u̇(ə)r, u̇ə noun Etymology: Middle English, from misdon to misdo + er : one who does wrong watching for pickpockets and other misdoers New York Times …   Useful english dictionary

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