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  • Missend — Mis*send , v. t. To send amiss or incorrectly. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • missend — index mismanage Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • missend — (ˈ)mi(s)+ transitive verb Etymology: mis (I) + send : to send or forward incorrectly containing what little mail was missent to our train B.A.Long & W.J.Dennis * * * /mis send /, v.t., missent, missending. to send or forward, esp. mail, to a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • missend — transitive verb (missent; sending) Date: 15th century to send incorrectly (as to a wrong destination) < missent mail > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • missend — /mis send /, v.t., missent, missending. to send or forward, esp. mail, to a wrong place or person. [1400 50; late ME missenden. See MIS 1, SEND] * * * …   Universalium

  • missend — verb To send incorrectly or to the wrong destination …   Wiktionary

  • mismanage — I verb act foolishly, act improperly, administer improperly, administer inefficiently, administer poorly, blunder, boggle, botch, bungle, confound, derange, disarrange, fail, flounder, fumble, ill manage, maladminister, manage poorly, manage… …   Law dictionary

  • Unskillfulness — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Unskillfulness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 unskillfulness unskillfulness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 want of skill want of skill &c. 698 Sgm: N 1 incompetence incompetence incompentency Sgm: N 1 inability inability infel …   English dictionary for students

  • mis|sent — «mihs SEHNT», verb. the past tense and past participle of missend …   Useful english dictionary

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