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misjudge

[mis-juhj] /mɪsˈdʒʌdʒ/
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), misjudged, misjudging.
1.
to judge, estimate, or value wrongly or unjustly.
Origin
1525-1535
1525-35; mis-1 + judge
Related forms
misjudger, noun
misjudgingly, adverb
misjudgment; especially British, misjudgement, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for misjudgment

misjudge

/ˌmɪsˈdʒʌdʒ/
verb
1.
to judge (a person or persons) wrongly or unfairly
Derived Forms
misjudger, noun
misjudgment, misjudgement, noun
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Word Origin and History for misjudgment
n.

1520s, from mis- (1) + judgment.

misjudge

v.

early 15c.; see mis- (1) + judge (v.). Related: Misjudged; misjudging.

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