Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To teach wrongly; instruct erroneously.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb To teach wrongly; to instruct erroneously.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb To teach incorrectly.

Etymologies

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From Middle English mistechen, from Old English mistǣċan ("to teach amiss, teach falsely"), equivalent to mis- +‎ teach.

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