Misdeem

Misdeem
   (Deut. 32:27, R.V.). The Authorized Version reads, "should behave themselves strangely;" i.e., not recognize the truth, misunderstand or mistake the cause of Israel's ruin, which was due to the fact that God had forsaken them on account of their apostasy.

Easton's Bible Dictionary. . 1897.

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  • Misdeem — Mis*deem , v. t. To misjudge. [Obs.] Milton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • misdeem — index misapprehend, miscalculate, misconceive, misinterpret, misjudge, misread, misunderstand Burton s Legal Thesaurus. Wil …   Law dictionary

  • misdeem — (ˈ)mis|dēm, i|stēm verb Etymology: Middle English misdemen, from mis (I) + demen to deem more at deem transitive verb 1. archaic : to judge unfavorably …   Useful english dictionary

  • misdeem — /mis deem /, v.t., v.i. to have a wrong opinion of; misjudge: to misdeem someone s ability. [1250 1300; ME misdemen. See MIS 1, DEEM] * * * …   Universalium

  • misdeem — verb To misjudge, to deem wrongly. The doubt which ye misdeem, fair love, is vain, / That fondly fear to lose your liberty; / …   Wiktionary

  • misdeem — mis·deem …   English syllables

  • misdeemful — misdeemˈful adjective (dialect) • • • Main Entry: ↑misdeem …   Useful english dictionary

  • misdeeming — misdeemˈing adjective 1. Misjudging 2. Suspicious 3. Deceiving (Spenser) noun 1. Misjudgement 2. Suspicion • • • Main Entry: ↑misdeem …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cankerous — Can ker*ous, a. Affecting like a canker. Canrerous shackles. Thomson. [1913 Webster] Misdeem it not a cankerous change. Wordsworth. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Misdempt — Mis*dempt , obs. p. p. of {Misdeem}. Spenser. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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