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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - To estimate the period of something incorrectly.

Usage examples (27)
  • To mistime sacrifices to the ancestors or natural powers would surely invite disaster.
  • On top of that, you can be smart and do your homework but mistime things by a month and lose all your chips.
  • They acted to profit as much as possible and assumed a certain amount of risk that they would mistime the bubble.
  • The Fed and Treasury almost will certainly mistime their policies, which will do further damage to Treasury prices. for more
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