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How to use misstate in a sentence

I am confident that her sister Esther will not misstate them.
WHEAT AND HUCKLEBERRIESCHARLOTTE MARION (WHITE) VAILE
To misstate such business troubles is skating on the thin ice of libel, and newspapers are careful.
THE GIRL FROM SUNSET RANCHAMY BELL MARLOWE
I don't want to misstate anything, and I don't want to exaggerate anything, but will tell you the plain facts.
COWBOY LIFE ON THE SIDETRACKFRANK BENTON
She would not only misunderstand, but she would misstate with premeditation and malice.
MISSYMIRIAM COLES HARRIS
You cannot think my wife or I would misstate what happened, can you?
THE COME BACKCAROLYN WELLS
When you tell us that every ounce of the feeding stuffs used at Auchness was raised on British soil, you forget and misstate.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 67, NUMBER 414, APRIL, 1850VARIOUS
In doing which, he begged to be corrected if he should misstate any thing.
ABRIDGMENT OF THE DEBATES OF CONGRESS, FROM 1789 TO 1856, VOL. II (OF 16)THOMAS HART BENTON
They argue, wheedle, misstate, and finally convince the legislator that the measure is absurd.
PAPERS AND PROCEEDINGS OF THE THIRTY-FIFTH GENERAL MEETING OF THE AMERICAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION, 1913VARIOUS
Don Christopher can have no motive to misstate, even were he capable of the meanness.
MERCEDES OF CASTILEJ. FENIMORE COOPER
“Pardon the suggestion that you misstate the case,” he said, softly.
THE KEY TO YESTERDAYCHARLES NEVILLE BUCK
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WORDS RELATED TO MISSTATE

  • belie
  • color
  • confuse
  • corrupt
  • distort
  • doctor
  • falsify
  • jumble
  • misinterpret
  • mislead
  • misquote
  • misstate
  • mutilate
  • obscure
  • pervert
  • slant
  • tamper with
  • twist
  • warp
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