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tr.v. mis·stat·ed, mis·stat·ing, mis·states
To state wrongly or falsely.
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|Noun||1.||misstatement - a statement that contains a mistake|
statement - a message that is stated or declared; a communication (oral or written) setting forth particulars or facts etc; "according to his statement he was in London on that day"
malaprop, malapropism - the unintentional misuse of a word by confusion with one that sounds similar
slip of the tongue - an accidental and usually trivial mistake in speaking
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