Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The act or an instance of spelling incorrectly.
  • n. A word spelled incorrectly.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A misspelt word.
  • v. Present participle of misspell.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A wrong spelling.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A false spelling; false orthography.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a spelling that is incorrect

Etymologies

mis- +‎ spelling (Wiktionary)

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