misdial

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mis·di·al

 (mĭs-dī′əl, -dīl′)
tr. & intr.v. mis·di·aled, mis·di·al·ing, mis·di·als or mis·di·alled or mis·di·al·ling
To dial or be dialed incorrectly.

mis′di′al n.

misdial

(ˈmɪsˌdaɪəl)
n
the act of dialling a telephone number incorrectly
vb, -dials, -dialling or -dialled, -dials, -dialing or -dialed
to dial (a telephone number) incorrectly

misdial


Past participle: misdialled
Gerund: misdialling

Imperative
misdial
misdial
Present
I misdial
you misdial
he/she/it misdials
we misdial
you misdial
they misdial
Preterite
I misdialled
you misdialled
he/she/it misdialled
we misdialled
you misdialled
they misdialled
Present Continuous
I am misdialling
you are misdialling
he/she/it is misdialling
we are misdialling
you are misdialling
they are misdialling
Present Perfect
I have misdialled
you have misdialled
he/she/it has misdialled
we have misdialled
you have misdialled
they have misdialled
Past Continuous
I was misdialling
you were misdialling
he/she/it was misdialling
we were misdialling
you were misdialling
they were misdialling
Past Perfect
I had misdialled
you had misdialled
he/she/it had misdialled
we had misdialled
you had misdialled
they had misdialled
Future
I will misdial
you will misdial
he/she/it will misdial
we will misdial
you will misdial
they will misdial
Future Perfect
I will have misdialled
you will have misdialled
he/she/it will have misdialled
we will have misdialled
you will have misdialled
they will have misdialled
Future Continuous
I will be misdialling
you will be misdialling
he/she/it will be misdialling
we will be misdialling
you will be misdialling
they will be misdialling
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been misdialling
you have been misdialling
he/she/it has been misdialling
we have been misdialling
you have been misdialling
they have been misdialling
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been misdialling
you will have been misdialling
he/she/it will have been misdialling
we will have been misdialling
you will have been misdialling
they will have been misdialling
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been misdialling
you had been misdialling
he/she/it had been misdialling
we had been misdialling
you had been misdialling
they had been misdialling
Conditional
I would misdial
you would misdial
he/she/it would misdial
we would misdial
you would misdial
they would misdial
Past Conditional
I would have misdialled
you would have misdialled
he/she/it would have misdialled
we would have misdialled
you would have misdialled
they would have misdialled
Translations

misdial

vti (Telec) to misdial (the number)sich verwählen
References in periodicals archive ?
It certainly wouldn't be like nowadays, with some daft intoxicated young un misdialling for a taxi, a pizza or to chat with a pal.
Reassuring the mystery respondent it was not a prank call, Major Peake explained he had called her after misdialling from the International Space Station.
In 1988 Elsie Clutton from Llandudno Junction kept getting calls from Hampshire man Henry Glanville, who was trying to phone a friend in Southampton and kept misdialling (apparently the codes were very similar).
It's possible someone is persistently and accidentally misdialling your number and hasn't the good grace to apologise.
Misdialling in your dream indicates you don't know how to push this person's buttons to make them respond the way you need.
They blame viewers for the confusion by misdialling numbers.
Several hours later, they came rolling back without a key and knocked on the door in vain before attempting to raise him from his alcoholic stupor by drunkenly misdialling our phone number for half an hour.
There was a lot of misdialling, but it was significantly lower than was feared, said a spokeswoman for The Big Number, the organisation responsible for effecting Saturday's changeover.
About 25,000 of these calls are from mobiles which are misdialling from someone's pocket or handbag.
THOUSANDS of mobile phone users were yesterday misdialling after four million numbers were switched off.
Only 28 per cent were misdialling, which we consider to be a success.
PILOT error: Under pressure, pilots can make simple mistakes like misreading maps, identifying the wrong target or misdialling a bomb's guidance system.