misdeal

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Etymology[edit]

From mis- +‎ deal.

Verb[edit]

misdeal (third-person singular simple present misdeals, present participle misdealing, simple past and past participle misdealt)

  1. (transitive) To deal or distribute wrongly.
    Bill, you have misdealt two hands of poker already.

Noun[edit]

misdeal (plural misdeals)

  1. Incorrect dealing or distribution.
    Now, Bill, that was your third misdeal.

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