mispense

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mispense (uncountable)

  1. Alternative form of misspense
    • 1612–1626, [Joseph Hall], “(please specify the page)”, in [Contemplations vpon the Principall Passages of the Holy Storie], volume (please specify |volume=II, V, or VI), London, OCLC 54134621:
      [] both are alike the good creatures of the same Maker, and both of them may prove equally costly to us in their wilful mispense.