mis deem

misdeem

[mis-deem]
verb (used with object), verb (used without object)
to have a wrong opinion of; misjudge: to misdeem someone's ability.

Origin:
1250–1300; Middle English misdemen. See mis-1, deem

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Misdeem definition


(Deut. 32:27, R.V.). The Authorized Version reads, "should behave themselves strangely;" i.e., not recognize the truth, misunderstand or mistake the cause of Israel's ruin, which was due to the fact that God had forsaken them on account of their apostasy.

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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