mis-sell

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

mis- +‎ sell

Verb[edit]

mis-sell (third-person singular simple present mis-sells, present participle mis-selling, simple past and past participle mis-sold)

  1. (UK, finance) To sell misleadingly, fraudulently, or in violation of laws or regulations.
    The firm is defending itself against fresh allegations of pensions mis-selling.