misguidance
noun Date: 1606 misdirection

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Misguidance — Mis*guid ance, n. Wrong guidance. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • misguidance — index error, maladministration, misconduct, misrepresentation, misrule Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • misguidance — (n.) 1630s, from MIS (Cf. mis ) (1) + GUIDANCE (Cf. guidance) …   Etymology dictionary

  • misguidance — (ˈ)mis|gīdən(t)s, i|skī noun Etymology: mis (I) + guidance : wrong guidance : misdirection his young wife … being left to her own misguidance Nathaniel Hawthorne …   Useful english dictionary

  • misguidance — See misguide. * * * …   Universalium

  • misguidance — noun Bad guidance …   Wiktionary

  • misguidance — Synonyms and related words: bad policy, bum steer, college of Laputa, corruption, impolicy, inexpedience, inexpediency, maladministration, malfeasance, malpractice, misadministration, misconduct, misdirection, misfeasance, misgovernment,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • misguidance — mɪs gaɪdns n. incorrect guidance, misdirection; deliberately wrong instructions …   English contemporary dictionary

  • misguidance — mis·guid·ance …   English syllables

  • misguide — misguidance, n. misguider, n. /mis guyd /, v.t., misguided, misguiding. to guide wrongly; misdirect. [1325 75; MIS 1 + GUIDE; r. ME misgien; see GUY2] * * * …   Universalium

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