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  1. misplacedadjective

    put in the wrong place or position

    "She was penalized for a spelling mistake or a misplaced accent"

    Synonyms:
    mislaid

    Antonyms:
    found, arranged, ordered

  2. mislaid, misplacedadjective

    lost temporarily; as especially put in an unaccustomed or forgotten place

    "the mislaid hat turned up eventually"; "misplaced tickets"

    Synonyms:
    mislaid

    Antonyms:
    found, ordered, arranged

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  1. List of paraphrases for "misplaced":

    mislaid, displaced

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How to use misplaced in a sentence?

  1. Sidonie Gabrielle Colette:

    Perhaps the only misplaced curiosity is that which persists in trying to find out here, on this side of death, what lies beyond the grave.

  2. David Bernstein:

    The actual outrage is wildly misplaced.

  3. New Hampshire President Mark Huddleston:

    I am troubled by many things in the language guide, especially the suggestion that the use of the term ‘American’ is misplaced or offensive.

  4. Pastor Fred Jackson:

    Trust. Trust. Thats all I can say, we as Christians like to believe were trusting and we put our trust in other people and in God, and sometimes that trust is misplaced.

  5. Mark Zuckerberg:

    There's a lot of negativity about technology, some of it's fair, some of it's misplaced.


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