Thesaurus / mislay

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I don't lose mine much, but gee whiz, I mislay it sometimes.

Roy Blakeley's Camp on WheelsPercy Keese Fitzhugh

Don't you forgit to make a note of it; here's her check, an' we've kep' the number in case you should mislay it or anything.

The Life of NancySarah Orne Jewett

Peacock says she wrote good letters, but apparently interested people had sagacity enough to mislay them in time.

In Defense of Harriet ShelleyMark Twain (Samuel Clemens)

I doubt, however, whether this will become popular, guests showing a tendency to mislay their knives and forks in the foliage.

But in case you do mislay it, write to the Publishers for a complete catalog.

The Rover Boys on a HuntArthur M. Winfield (Edward Stratemeyer)

Just mislay the wig and keep out of Georgie's way till the curtain goes up.

What a provoking thing it is to mislay a letter; but I suppose it is an oversight you have never committed.

Luttrell Of ArranCharles James Lever

If you can make him mislay his compass he will never come back to you.'

The Fifth QueenFord Madox Ford

He instructed Mrs. Petty, however, on no account to destroy or mislay any journal, but to keep them in a pile in his study.

The Burning SpearJohn Galsworthy

They have been known to mislay letters, and then to be ready to swear that they had been mailed.

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