Misrelate Mis`re*late", v. t. To relate inaccurately. [1913 Webster]

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  • misrelate — v., misrelated, misrelating. * * * …   Universalium

  • misrelate — mis re•late′ v. lat•ed, lat•ing …   From formal English to slang

  • misrelate — /mɪsrəˈleɪt/ (say misruh layt) verb (t) (misrelated, misrelating) to relate incorrectly. –misrelation /mɪsrəˈleɪʃən/ (say misruh layshuhn), noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • misrelate — v., misrelated, misrelating …   Useful english dictionary

  • misstate — v misquote, quote out of context, miscite, misreport, misrelate; misrepresent, belie, falsify, put in a false light; garble, distort, pervert, twist, warp, slant, color, miscolor, give a false coloring to …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • misrelation — misrelāˈtion noun • • • Main Entry: ↑misrelate …   Useful english dictionary

  • misrelated participle — noun A participle which the grammatical structure of the sentence insists on attaching to a word it is not intended to qualify (eg Lost in thought, the bus passed me without stopping; also called misplaced modifier) • • • Main Entry: ↑misrelate …   Useful english dictionary

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