Misthought Mis*thought", n. Erroneous thought; mistaken opinion; error. [Obs.] --Spenser. [1913 Webster]

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  • misthought — misthoughtˈ noun A wrong notion • • • Main Entry: ↑misthink …   Useful english dictionary

  • Merit — Mer it, n. [F. m[ e]rite, L. meritum, fr. merere, mereri, to deserve, merit; prob. originally, to get a share; akin to Gr. ? part, ? fate, doom, ? to receive as one s portion. Cf. {Market}, {Merchant}, {Mercer}, {Mercy}.] 1. The quality or state… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Misthink — Mis*think , v. i. [See {Think}.] To think wrongly. [Obs.] Adam misthought of her. Milton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • misthink — verb (misthought; thinking) Date: circa 1530 intransitive verb archaic to think mistakenly or unfavorably transitive verb archaic to think badly or unfavorably of …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • misthink — /mis thingk /, v., misthought, misthinking. Archaic. v.i. 1. to think incorrectly or unfavorably. v.t. 2. to think unfavorably or ill of. [1175 1225; ME misthenken. See MIS 1, THINK1] * * * …   Universalium

  • misthink — [mis thiŋk′] vi. misthought, misthinking Archaic to think mistakenly vt. Archaic to have a bad opinion of …   English World dictionary

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