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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Place (something) where one cannot find it again.

Usage examples (35)
  • I'm sure there is something wrong with me as I always mislay my glasses every single day.
  • Verb (used with object), : He mislaid his keys. ,to mislay linoleum
  • Now he had found a cause, only to mislay his compass.
  • – To be unsuccessful in retaining possession of; mislay for more
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