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mishit

[v. mis-hit; n., adj., mis-hit] /v. mɪsˈhɪt; n., adj., ˈmɪsˌhɪt/
verb (used with object), mishit, mishitting.
1.
to hit (a ball) badly or incorrectly, as in tennis or cricket.
noun
2.
a bad or faulty hit, as in tennis or cricket.
adjective
3.
(of a ball) hit badly.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; mis-1 + hit
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mishit

noun (ˈmɪsˌhɪt)
1.
a faulty shot or stroke
verb (ˌmɪsˈhɪt) -hits, -hitting, -hit
2.
to hit (a ball) with a faulty stroke
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