verb (used with object), misheard, mishearing.
to hear incorrectly or imperfectly:
to mishear a remark.
verb -hears, -hearing, -heard
to fail to hear correctly
Old English mishieran, mishyran “to disobey;” see mis- (1) + hear. Sense of “to hear incorrectly” first recorded early 13c. Related: Misheard; mishearing.
[mish-i-gahs] /ˌmɪʃ ɪˈgɑs/ noun 1. .
Related Terms give someone or something a miss
[mi-shee-muh; Japanese mee-shee-mah] /mɪˈʃi mə; Japanese ˈmi ʃiˌmɑ/ noun 1. Yukio [yoo-kee-oh;; Japanese yoo-kee-aw] /ˈyu kiˌoʊ;; Japanese ˈyu kiˌɔ/ (Show IPA), (Kimitake Hiraoka) 1925–70, Japanese novelist and playwright. /ˈmɪʃɪmə/ noun 1. Yukio (ˈjuːkɪəʊ). 1925–70, Japanese novelist and short-story writer, whose works reflect a preoccupation with homosexuality and death. He committed harakiri in protest at the […]
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