misname


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mis·name

 (mĭs-nām′)
tr.v. mis·named, mis·nam·ing, mis·names
To call by a wrong name.

misname

(ˌmɪsˈneɪm)
vb
to name unsuitably or wrongly

misname


Past participle: misnamed
Gerund: misnaming

Imperative
misname
misname
Present
I misname
you misname
he/she/it misnames
we misname
you misname
they misname
Preterite
I misnamed
you misnamed
he/she/it misnamed
we misnamed
you misnamed
they misnamed
Present Continuous
I am misnaming
you are misnaming
he/she/it is misnaming
we are misnaming
you are misnaming
they are misnaming
Present Perfect
I have misnamed
you have misnamed
he/she/it has misnamed
we have misnamed
you have misnamed
they have misnamed
Past Continuous
I was misnaming
you were misnaming
he/she/it was misnaming
we were misnaming
you were misnaming
they were misnaming
Past Perfect
I had misnamed
you had misnamed
he/she/it had misnamed
we had misnamed
you had misnamed
they had misnamed
Future
I will misname
you will misname
he/she/it will misname
we will misname
you will misname
they will misname
Future Perfect
I will have misnamed
you will have misnamed
he/she/it will have misnamed
we will have misnamed
you will have misnamed
they will have misnamed
Future Continuous
I will be misnaming
you will be misnaming
he/she/it will be misnaming
we will be misnaming
you will be misnaming
they will be misnaming
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been misnaming
you have been misnaming
he/she/it has been misnaming
we have been misnaming
you have been misnaming
they have been misnaming
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been misnaming
you will have been misnaming
he/she/it will have been misnaming
we will have been misnaming
you will have been misnaming
they will have been misnaming
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been misnaming
you had been misnaming
he/she/it had been misnaming
we had been misnaming
you had been misnaming
they had been misnaming
Conditional
I would misname
you would misname
he/she/it would misname
we would misname
you would misname
they would misname
Past Conditional
I would have misnamed
you would have misnamed
he/she/it would have misnamed
we would have misnamed
you would have misnamed
they would have misnamed
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.misname - assign in incorrect name to; "These misnamed philanthropists"
call - ascribe a quality to or give a name of a common noun that reflects a quality; "He called me a bastard"; "She called her children lazy and ungrateful"
Translations

misname

[ˌmɪsˈneɪm] VTllamar equivocadamente
this grotesquely misnamed societyesta sociedad con su nombre grotescamente inapropiado

misname

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