miscreate


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mis·cre·ate

 (mĭs′krē-āt′)
tr.v. mis·cre·at·ed, mis·cre·at·ing, mis·cre·ates
To make or shape badly.
adj. (mĭs′krē-ĭt, -āt′)
Formed unnaturally; misshapen or deformed.

mis′cre·a′tion n.

miscreate

vb
to create (something) badly or incorrectly
adj
archaic badly or unnaturally formed or made
ˌmiscreˈation n

mis•cre•ate

(v. ˌmɪs kriˈeɪt; adj. ˈmɪs kri ɪt, -ˌeɪt)

v. -at•ed, -at•ing,
adj. v.t., v.i.
1. to create badly or wrongly.
adj.
[1580–90]
mis`cre•a′tion, n.
mis`cre•a′tive, adj.
mis`cre•a′tor, n.

miscreate


Past participle: miscreated
Gerund: miscreating

Imperative
miscreate
miscreate
Present
I miscreate
you miscreate
he/she/it miscreates
we miscreate
you miscreate
they miscreate
Preterite
I miscreated
you miscreated
he/she/it miscreated
we miscreated
you miscreated
they miscreated
Present Continuous
I am miscreating
you are miscreating
he/she/it is miscreating
we are miscreating
you are miscreating
they are miscreating
Present Perfect
I have miscreated
you have miscreated
he/she/it has miscreated
we have miscreated
you have miscreated
they have miscreated
Past Continuous
I was miscreating
you were miscreating
he/she/it was miscreating
we were miscreating
you were miscreating
they were miscreating
Past Perfect
I had miscreated
you had miscreated
he/she/it had miscreated
we had miscreated
you had miscreated
they had miscreated
Future
I will miscreate
you will miscreate
he/she/it will miscreate
we will miscreate
you will miscreate
they will miscreate
Future Perfect
I will have miscreated
you will have miscreated
he/she/it will have miscreated
we will have miscreated
you will have miscreated
they will have miscreated
Future Continuous
I will be miscreating
you will be miscreating
he/she/it will be miscreating
we will be miscreating
you will be miscreating
they will be miscreating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been miscreating
you have been miscreating
he/she/it has been miscreating
we have been miscreating
you have been miscreating
they have been miscreating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been miscreating
you will have been miscreating
he/she/it will have been miscreating
we will have been miscreating
you will have been miscreating
they will have been miscreating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been miscreating
you had been miscreating
he/she/it had been miscreating
we had been miscreating
you had been miscreating
they had been miscreating
Conditional
I would miscreate
you would miscreate
he/she/it would miscreate
we would miscreate
you would miscreate
they would miscreate
Past Conditional
I would have miscreated
you would have miscreated
he/she/it would have miscreated
we would have miscreated
you would have miscreated
they would have miscreated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.miscreate - shape or form or make badlymiscreate - shape or form or make badly; "Our miscreated fantasies"
shape, determine, influence, regulate, mold - shape or influence; give direction to; "experience often determines ability"; "mold public opinion"
References in classic literature ?
The lesson is forcibly taught by these observations that our life might be much easier and simpler than we make it; that the world might be a happier place than it is; that there is no need of struggles, convulsions, and despairs, of the wringing of the hands and the gnashing of the teeth; that we miscreate our own evils.
And God forbid, my dear and faithful lord, That you should fashion, wrest, or bow your reading, Or nicely charge your understanding soul With opening titles miscreate, whose right Suits not in native colours with the truth; For God doth know how many now in health Shall drop their blood in approbation Of what your reverence shall incite us to.
The rhetorical force of Henry's invitation to the Archbishop to interpret the Salic law comes from his success in sounding the drum of humility over and over again: "God forbid, my dear and faithful lord, / That you should fashion, wrest, or bow your reading, / Or nicely charge your understanding soul / With opening titles miscreate, whose right / Suits not in native colours with the truth.