AskDefine | Define misplaced

Dictionary Definition

misplaced adj
1 put in the wrong place or position; "She was penalized for a spelling mistake or a misplaced accent"
2 lost temporarily; as especially put in an unaccustomed or forgotten place; "the mislaid hat turned up eventually"; "misplaced tickets" [syn: mislaid]

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Verb

misplaced
  1. past of misplace

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

amiss, askew, awry, cockeyed, convulsed, deranged, disarranged, discomfited, discomposed, disconcerted, dislocated, disordered, disorderly, disorganized, disturbed, haywire, ill-adapted, ill-assorted, ill-chosen, ill-fitted, ill-matched, ill-sorted, ill-suited, ill-timed, improper, in disorder, inadmissible, inapplicable, inapposite, inappropriate, inapt, inept, infelicitous, irrelevant, mal a propos, maladjusted, malapropos, misjoined, mislaid, mismatched, mismated, misput, on the fritz, out of character, out of gear, out of joint, out of keeping, out of kelter, out of kilter, out of line, out of order, out of place, out of proportion, out of season, out of step, out of time, out of tune, out of turn, out of whack, perturbed, roily, shuffled, turbid, turbulent, unadapted, unapt, unbecoming, unbefitting, unfit, unfitted, unfitting, unqualified, unseasonable, unseemly, unsettled, unsuitable, unsuited, untimely, upset
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