Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • transitive verb To express incorrectly; word improperly.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A curse.
  • noun A word uttered amiss.

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

  • transitive verb To word wrongly.
  • noun obsolete A word wrongly spoken; a cross word.

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

  • verb transitive To word incorrectly.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

mis- +‎ word

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