mishitting

mishit

[v. mis-hit; n., adj., mis-hit]
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:
1880–85; mis-1 + hit

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To mishitting
Collins
World English Dictionary
mishit
 
n
1.  a faulty shot or stroke
 
vb , -hits, -hitting, -hit
2.  to hit (a ball) with a faulty stroke

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Related Words
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature