mis-sell

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

mis- +‎ sell

VerbEdit

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

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