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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Put a wrong address on; Lead someone the wrong way or give someone wrong instructions; Corrupt morally or by intemperance or sensuality.

Usage examples (38)
  • misdirect the letter
  • The strategy of misdirect is always the way a good misleading person would function.
  • David Lightman, Miami Herald, Out of bounds: McCain-Palin misdirect blame for immigration flop
  • From there, it's a simple "misdirect" to label Sherrod a "confusing soul." for more
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