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misanthropical
  • s  believing the worst of human nature and motives; having a sneering disbelief in e.g. selflessness of others
  • s  hating mankind in general
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misappropriated
  • v  appropriate (as property entrusted to one's care) fraudulently to one's own use
  • s  taken for your own use in violation of a trust
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misbranded
  • s  branded or labeled falsely and in violation of statutory requirements
    confiscated the misbranded drugs
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miscellaneous
  • s  consisting of a haphazard assortment of different kinds
    miscellaneous accessories
  • s  having many aspects
    a miscellaneous crowd
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mischievous
  • s  naughtily or annoyingly playful
  • s  deliberately causing harm or damage
    mischievous rumors and falsehoods
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miserable
  • s  very unhappy; full of misery
    he felt depressed and miserable
  • s  deserving or inciting pity
    miserable victims of war
  • s  of the most contemptible kind
    his miserable treatment of his family
    You miserable skunk!
  • s  of very poor quality or condition
  • s  characterized by physical misery
    a wet miserable weekend
  • s  contemptibly small in amount
    the company donated a miserable $100 for flood relief
    almost depleted his miserable store of dried beans
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miserly
  • s  (used of persons or behavior) characterized by or indicative of lack of generosity
    he left a miserly tip
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misguided
  • v  lead someone in the wrong direction or give someone wrong directions
  • v  give bad advice to
  • s  poorly conceived or thought out
  • s  wrong in e.g. opinion or judgment
    well-meaning but misguided teachers
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mishnaic
  • a  of or relating to the Mishna (the first part of the Talmud)
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mislabeled
  • s  branded or labeled falsely and in violation of statutory requirements
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mislaid
  • v  place (something) where one cannot find it again
  • s  lost temporarily; as especially put in an unaccustomed or forgotten place
    the mislaid hat turned up eventually
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misleading
  • v  lead someone in the wrong direction or give someone wrong directions
  • v  give false or misleading information to
  • s  designed to deceive or mislead either deliberately or inadvertently
    a misleading similarity
    statistics can be presented in ways that are misleading
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mismatched
  • v  match badly; match two objects or people that do not go together
  • a  either not matched or unsuitably matched
  • s  (of a contest or contestants) not fairly matched as opponents
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mismated
  • v  provide with an unsuitable mate
  • s  not easy to combine harmoniously
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misogynic
  • s  (used of men) having deep-seated distrust of women
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