missay

missay

[mis-sey]
verb (used with object), missaid, missaying.
1.
to say or speak ill of; vilify; slander.
2.
to say wrongly.
verb (used without object), missaid, missaying.
3.
to speak wrongly or incorrectly.

Origin:
1175–1225; Middle English misseyen. See mis-1, say1

missayer, noun
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