Definition of Misrate

1. v. t. To rate erroneously.



Definition of Misrate

1. Verb. (transitive) To rate erroneously. ¹

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Definition of Misrate

1. to rate incorrectly [v -RATED, -RATING, -RATES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Misrate

mispunctuates
mispunctuating
misqueme
misquotation
misquotations
misquote
misquoted
misquoter
misquoters
misquotes
misquoting
misraise
misraised
misraises
misraising
misrate (current term)
misrated
misrates
misrating
misread
misreadable
misreading
misreadings
misreads
misrecall
misrecalled
misrecalling
misrecalls
misreceive
misreceived

Literary usage of Misrate

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1. The Monthly Review by Ralph Griffiths (1809)
"The minstrel seems fully to feel his distress, and we conclude that this sympathy rather impedes his utterance : ^1 not misrate the measure of his woes ..."

2. The Word by Harold Waldwin Percival (1912)
""You who have been the master's pupil in another state need have no fear now, child; he will not misrate you nor ask you to study the alphabet when you are ..."

3. Lawyers' Reports Annotated by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company (1905)
"Chartered corporations cannot misrate from one slate to another, even after obtaining a legal existence in the s ate granting the charter. ..."

4. The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature by Tobias George Smollett (1808)
"I not misrate the measure of his woes, Who frum his love a cheerless outcast goes ; Yet him kind nature's varied sweets some deal From that his ..."

5. The Art of Chess by James Mason, Leopold Hoffer (1905)
"Yet it will almost certainly do so if he disposes himself to misrate the importance of these ending!? in practical chess. ..."

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