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Misstate  v. t.  To state wrongly; as, to misstate a question in debate.

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"Misstate" Quotes from Famous Books

... a hot and generous temperament, eager for victory, to misstate and overstate the antagonist's position are enormous, and the sensible Socialist must allow for them unless he is to find discussion intolerable. The reader of the preceding chapters should know exactly how Socialism stands to the family relations, the things it urges, ...
— New Worlds For Old - A Plain Account of Modern Socialism • Herbert George Wells

... Misdeem and miscontrue, like miscreant brothers; Misquote, and misplace, and mislead, and misstate, Misapply, misinterpret, misreckon, misdate, Missinform, misconjecture, misargue, in short Miss all that is good, that ye miss not ...
— Famous Reviews • Editor: R. Brimley Johnson

Words linked to "Misstate" :   misstatement, state

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