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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pronounce a word incorrectly; "She mispronounces many Latinate words" [syn: mispronounce
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Example sentences
There is no indication in the record to support a conclusion that counsel was confused, mistaken, or misspoke.
The trial court apparently misspoke concerning the date of its prior judgment entry.
She said she misspoke earlier when she stated that there were two vacant positions.
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