Definitions

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

  • transitive v. To mate or match unsuitably.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To mate or match wrongly or unsuitably; mismatch.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To mate wrongly or unsuitably; to mismatch

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To mate or match amiss or unsuitably.

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

  • v. provide with an unsuitable mate

Etymologies

mis- +‎ mate (Wiktionary)

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