[mis-fit for 1; mis-fit, mis-fit for 2; mis-fit for 3]
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), misfitted, misfitting.
to fit badly.
something that fits badly, as a garment that is too large or too small.
a person who is not suited or is unable to adjust to the circumstances of his or her particular situation: a misfit in one's job.

1815–25; mis-1 + fit1

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1.  a person not suited in behaviour or attitude to a particular social environment
2.  something that does not fit or fits badly
vb , -fits, -fitting, -fitted
3.  to fail to fit or be fitted

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Word Origin & History

1823, "garment which does not fit the person for whom it was intended;" see mis- (1) + fit. Meaning "person who does not fit his environment" is attested from 1880.
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Example sentences
Without knowing it, she was becoming a permanent outsider, a misfit wherever she traveled.
The sensitivity for different types of misfit was illustrated.
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