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Synonyms for misplace
mɪsˈpleɪsmis·place

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  1. misplaceverb

    Synonyms:
    mislay

  2. misplaceverb

    To put something somewhere and then forget its location; to mislay

    Synonyms:
    mislay

  3. misplaceverb

    To apply one's talents inappropriately.

    Synonyms:
    mislay

  4. misplaceverb

    To put something in the wrong location.

    Synonyms:
    mislay

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. misplace

    Objects are displaced when moved out of the place they have occupied; they are misplaced when put into a place where they should not be. One may know where to find what he has misplaced; what he has mislaid he can not locate.

    Synonyms:
    confuse, crowd out, derange, disarrange, displace, disturb, jumble, mislay, remove, unsettle

    Antonyms:
    adjust, array, assort, classify, dispose, group, order, place, put in order, put in place, set in order, sort

Princeton's WordNet

  1. misplace, mislay, loseverb

    place (something) where one cannot find it again

    "I misplaced my eyeglasses"

    Synonyms:
    fall back, lose, miss, mislay, recede, suffer, fall behind, drop off, turn a loss

  2. misplaceverb

    place or position wrongly; put in the wrong position

    "misplaced modifiers"

    Synonyms:
    mislay, lose

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. misplaceverb

    Synonyms:
    mislay, put in a wrong place

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#2032miss
#3169lose
#6848suffer
#13205misplace
#20060confuse
#23336disturb
#32152jumble
#40027displace
#63983recede
#161066unsettle

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