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misguide

mis·guide

misguide

 
 
pronunciation:
mihs gaId
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: misguided, misguides, misguiding
definition: to misdirect or lead astray.
The boy's parents blamed his friends for misguiding him and causing him to reject the values he had been taught at home.
antonyms:
guide
similar words:
misinform, mislead
derivation: misguidance (n.)
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