misguide

  • 1 Misguide — Mis*guide , v. t. To guide wrongly; to lead astray; as, to misguide the understanding. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Misguide — Mis*guide , n. Misguidance; error. [Obs.] Spenser. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 misguide — I verb befool, beguile, bewilder, cause a mistake, cause error, conceal, corrupt, create a false impression, deceive, delude, dissemble, distort, falsify, fool, in errorum inducere, lead astray, lead into error, lie, maladminister, misadvise,… …

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  • 4 misguide — (v.) late 14c., to go astray; see MIS (Cf. mis ) (1) + GUIDE (Cf. guide) (v.). Transitive sense of to guide in the wrong direction is first attested c.1500. Related: MISGUIDED (Cf. Misguided); misguiding …

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  • 5 misguide — [mis΄gīd′] vt. misguided, misguiding to guide wrongly; lead into error or misconduct; mislead misguidance n. misguidedly adv. misguidedness n …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 misguide — transitive verb Date: 14th century to lead astray ; misdirect < prejudice misguides our minds > • misguider noun …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 7 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] * * * …

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  • 8 misguide — verb To poorly or incorrectly guide. Syn: mislead, misinform …

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  • 9 misguide — Synonyms and related words: be negligent, bowl a googly, corrupt, lead astray, maladminister, misadminister, misadvise, misconduct, misdirect, miseducate, misgovern, mishandle, misinform, misinstruct, mislead, mismanage, misrule, misteach,… …

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  • 10 misguide — (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. mislead, lead astray. See error …

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  • 11 misguide — mɪs gaɪd v. guide incorrectly, mislead, misdirect, cause to go astray …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 12 misguide — verb rare mislead. Derivatives misguidance noun …

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  • 13 misguide — v. a. Mislead, misdirect …

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  • 14 misguide — mis·guide …

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  • 15 misguide — mis•guide [[t]mɪsˈgaɪd[/t]] v. t. guid•ed, guid•ing to guide wrongly; misdirect • Etymology: 1375–1425 mis•guid′ance, n. mis•guid′er, n …

    From formal English to slang

  • 16 misguide — /mɪsˈgaɪd/ (say mis guyd) verb (t) (misguided, misguiding) to guide wrongly; mislead. –misguidance, noun –misguider, noun …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 17 misguide — v.tr. 1 (as misguided adj.) mistaken in thought or action. 2 mislead, misdirect. Derivatives: misguidance n. misguidedly adv. misguidedness n …

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  • 18 Al-Nas — Infobox Sura Name of Surah=An Nas Arabic name=سورة الناس Screenshot of Surah= Caption=A 2nd or 3rd century A.H fragment of the last three lines of Sura an Nas Classification=Makkan Meaning of name=The Mankind Other names=mu awwidhatayn Sura… …

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  • 19 deceive — de·ceive vb de·ceived, de·ceiv·ing vt: to cause to accept as true or valid what is false or invalid vi: to practice deceit compare defraud, mislead Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster …

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  • 20 delude — I verb be cunning, befool, beguile, bluff, cause error, cheat, cozen, create a false impression, cully, dazzle, deceive, decoy, defraud, deludere, dissemble, dupe, falsify, fool, give a false idea, give a false impression, gull, hoax, hoodwink,… …

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