misspelling
noun Date: 1807 an incorrect spelling

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Misspelling — Mis*spell ing, n. A wrong spelling. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • misspelling — [misspel′iŋ] n. (an) incorrect spelling …   English World dictionary

  • Misspelling — Misspell Mis*spell , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Misspelled}, or {Misspelt}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Misspelling}.] To spell incorrectly. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • misspelling — /mis spel ing/, n. 1. the act of spelling incorrectly: Note his misspelling of that word. 2. an incorrectly spelled word: You have three misspellings in your letter. [1685 95; MIS 1 + SPELLING] * * * …   Universalium

  • misspelling — noun A misspelt word. “Accomodation” is a common misspelling of “accommodation”. Syn: heterography …   Wiktionary

  • misspelling — misshapen, misspelling, misspent see mis …   Modern English usage

  • misspelling — mɪs spelɪŋ n. incorrect spelling, instance of mistaken spelling ,mis spell || ‚mɪs spel v. spell incorrectly, err in spelling …   English contemporary dictionary

  • misspelling — mis·spelling …   English syllables

  • misspelling — See: misspell …   English dictionary

  • misspelling — n. a wrong spelling …   Useful english dictionary

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