Misteaching
Misteach Mis*teach", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Mistaught}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Misteaching}.] [AS. mist[=ae]can.] To teach wrongly; to instruct erroneously. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Misteaching — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Misteaching >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 misteaching misteaching misinformaton misintelligence misguidance misdirection mispersuasion misinstruction misleading &c. >V. Sgm: N 1 perversion perversion false teaching …   English dictionary for students

  • misteaching — Synonyms and related words: abstractionism, coloring, deformation, distortion, exaggeration, expressionism, false coloring, falsification, garbling, hyperbole, inaccuracy, injustice, litotes, miscoloring, misdirecting, misdrawing, miseducative,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • misteaching — v. teach incorrect information, misinform, misinstruct …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Mistaught — Misteach Mis*teach , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Mistaught}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Misteaching}.] [AS. mist[=ae]can.] To teach wrongly; to instruct erroneously. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Misteach — Mis*teach , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Mistaught}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Misteaching}.] [AS. mist[=ae]can.] To teach wrongly; to instruct erroneously. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • misteach — misteacher, n. /mis teech /, v.t., mistaught, misteaching. to teach wrongly or badly. [bef. 1000; ME mistechen, OE mistaecan. See MIS 1, TEACH] * * * …   Universalium

  • coloring — Synonyms and related words: Klangfarbe, abstractionism, achromatism, acrylic painting, acting, affectation, affective meaning, appearance, attitudinizing, bearing, bloom, bluff, bluffing, blush, blushing, cast, cheating, chromatic, chromatism,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • corruption — Synonyms and related words: abandon, abandonment, abjection, abomination, abuse of terms, acrostic, adulteration, alienation, amphibologism, amphiboly, anagram, antiphrasis, atrocity, bad, bane, barbarism, bastardizing, befouling, befoulment,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • distortion — Synonyms and related words: aberrancy, aberration, abstractionism, abuse of terms, anamorphosis, apparent soundness, bad likeness, birdies, birthmark, blackhead, bleb, blemish, blister, blooping, blurping, botch, bulla, burlesque, caricature,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • exaggeration — Synonyms and related words: abandon, abstractionism, accelerando, acceleration, affectation, aggrandizement, aggravation, amplification, beefing up, blague, blowing up, blowup, boundlessness, cock and bull story, coloring, command of language,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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