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mischoose

[mis-chooz] /mɪsˈtʃuz/
verb (used without object), mischose; mischosen or (Obsolete) mischose; mischoosing.
1.
to make a wrong or improper choice.
verb (used with object), mischose; mischosen or (Obsolete) mischose; mischoosing.
2.
to choose wrongly or improperly.
Origin of mischoose
1200-1250
1200-50; mis-1 + choose; replacing Middle English mischesen
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  • He had mischosen his profession; for it was his delight to see every one around him in full enjoyment of life.

    Mary Barton Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell

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