verb (used with object), verb (used without object), misspoke, misspoken, misspeaking.
to speak, utter, or pronounce incorrectly.
to speak inaccurately, inappropriately, or too hastily.

1150–1200; Middle English misspeken; see mis-1, speak; compare Old English missprecan to murmur

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Accept that you may misspeak during the presentation and plan to correct yourself immediately and smoothly.
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