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Definition of the verb misestimate
What does misestimate mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: misestimated | misestimating | misestimates
- judge incorrectly
- calculate incorrectly
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Nuclear Scholars Initiative (2015)
A Collection of Papers from the 2014 Nuclear Scholars Initiative by Sarah Minot
The tendency to misestimate is a factor of U.S. bureaucratic behavior that favors overestimating, assuming the worst, and mirror imaging, as well as China's ability ...
Wörterbuch der Handels-, Finanz- und Rechtssprache / Dictionary of Commerical, Financial and Legal Terms / Dictionnaire des Termes Commerciaux, Financiers et Juridiques (2012)
|| calcul erroné; faux calcul; erreur de calcul | ~e Schätzung | misestimate; misjudgment || évaluation erronée | ~er ...
In which Blank Lines Opposite All the Words in the English Language are Provided, for ... Writers of All Systems of Shorthand to Put on Record ... The Peculiar Word-forms They Employ by Elias Longley
Miserere Misestimate Misestimated Misestimating Misfeasanee - Misfit Misform _ Misformed _ Misforming Misfortune Misgive _ Misgiven Misgiving _ Misgave ) Misgotten! _ Misgovern _ Misgoverned _ Misgoverning _ Misgovernment Misguide ...
by S. Fallows
Misjudge, misestimate, misconsider. Deep. SYN. Profound, subterranean, submerged, designing, abstruse,recondite, learned, low, sagacious, penetrating, thick, obscure, mysterious, occult, intense, heartfelt. ANT. Shallow, superficial, artless ...
by Bertrand Badie, Dirk Berg-Schlosser, Leonardo Morlino
on observations that are not independent will generate findings that misestimate the amount of variability in the population, producing biased sample statistics and erroneous conclusions. This assumption of (observational) independence ...
With an Appendix Embracing a Dictionary of Briticisms, Americanisms, Colloquial Phrases, Etc. ... by Bp. Samuel Fallows
Miss, overlook, disregard, despise, dislike, contemn, hate, loathe, misconsider, misconceive, misestimate, misjudge. Regarding. Syn. Touching, concerning, respecting, with respect to, about, in relation to, in reference to. Ant. Barring ...
by Caroline S. Clauss-Ehlers
Individuals frequently misestimate personal competence, which has significant effects on performance. In general, maximum performance is realized when one slightly overestimates personal abilities. The concept of reciprocal determinism is ...
The Imperial Dictionary (1861)
English, Technological, and Scientific by John Ogilvie
MISESTIMATE, v. t. To estimate erroneously. MISFALL', v. t. To befall, as ill luck; to happen to unluckily. MISFARE, n. Ill fare; misfortune. MISFASH'ION, v, t. To form wrong. MISFEASANCE, n. (misfe'zance.) [Fr. mes and faisance, from faire, ...
A Dictionary of English Synonymes and Synonymous Or Parallel Expressions Designed as a Practical Guide to Aptness and Variety of Phraseology (1891)
by Richard Soule
Misestimate, v. a. See MISCALCULATE. Misfortune, «. Disaster, calamity, reverse , affliction, visitation, trial, blow, stroke, adversity, distress, hardship, trouble, ill luck, ill fortune, mishap, mischance, misadventure, ill, harm. Misgiving, «. Doubt ...
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Scrabble value of M3I1S1E1S1T1I1M3A1T1E1
The value of this 11-letter word is 15 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.Couldn't select: Got error 28 from storage engine