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EtymologyEdit

From mis- +‎ guide.

VerbEdit

misguide (third-person singular simple present misguides, present participle misguiding, simple past and past participle misguided)

  1. (transitive) To guide poorly or incorrectly.
    • 1988, Michael Weikath, "Keeper of the Seven Keys", Helloween, Keeper of the Seven Keys: Part II.
      Will o' the wisps / Misguiding your path / You can't throw a curse / Without takin' their wrath
  2. (transitive) To lead astray; to lead into error.

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