AskDefine | Define mislay

Dictionary Definition

mislay v : place (something) where one cannot find it again; "I misplaced my eyeglasses" [syn: misplace, lose] [also: mislaid]

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Pronunciation

  • /'mɪsleɪ/
    Rhymes: -eɪ

Verb

  1. To leave or lay something in the wrong place and then forget where one put it.

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Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

be bereaved of, default, drop, forfeit, go astray from, incur loss, kiss good-bye, let slip, lose, lose out, mislocate, misplace, misput, miss, sacrifice, suffer loss, undergo privation, wander from
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