noun see mistake I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Mistaker — Mis*tak er, n. One who mistakes. [1913 Webster] Well meaning ignorance of some mistakers. Bp. Hall. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mistaker — See mistake. * * * …   Universalium

  • mistaker — mis·tak·er …   English syllables

  • mistaker — noun see mistake I …   Useful english dictionary

  • mistake — mistaker, n. mistakingly, adv. /mi stayk /, n., v., mistook, mistaken, mistaking. n. 1. an error in action, calculation, opinion, or judgment caused by poor reasoning, carelessness, insufficient knowledge, etc. 2. a misunderstanding or… …   Universalium

  • mistake — I. verb (mistook; mistaken; mistaking) Etymology: Middle English Date: 14th century transitive verb 1. to blunder in the choice of < mistook her way in the dark > 2. a. to misunderstand the meaning or intention of …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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