adjective. ['mɪˈspleɪst'] put in the wrong place or position.
Words that Rhyme with Misplaced
Example sentences of the word misplaced
1. Verb, past participle
Locating a forgotten or misplaced tax ID number is quite simple and should only take a few minutes.
2. Verb, past tense
IDE debugging efficiently catches misplaced and missing punctuation errors.
Quotes containing the word misplaced
1. Hope founded upon a human being, a man-made philosophy or any institution is always misplaced... because these things are unreliable and fleeting.
- Charles Stanley
2. There are several ways to react to being lost. One is to panic: this was usually Valentina's first impulse. Another is to abandon yourself to lostness, to allow the fact that you've misplaced yourself to change the way you experience the world.
- Audrey Niffenegger, Her Fearful Symmetry
3. She was heartily ashamed of her ignorance - a misplaced shame. Where people wish to attach, they should always be ignorant. To come with a well−informed mind is to come with an inability of administering to the vanity of others, which a sensible person would always wish to avoid. A woman especially, if she have the misfortune of knowing anything, should conceal it as well as she can.
- Jane Austen, Northanger Abbey
adjective. ['mɪˈspleɪst'] lost temporarily; as especially put in an unaccustomed or forgotten place.