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mislay

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishmislaymis‧lay /ˌmɪsˈleɪ/ verb (past tense and past participle mislaid /-ˈleɪd/) [transitive]  LOSE/CAN'T FINDto put something somewhere, then forget where you put it syn lose, misplace I’ve mislaid my glasses again. Sometimes students’ work does get lost or mislaid.→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
mislayI look for my pocket dictionary but I find that it has been mislaid.Why, yesterday I mislaid a sock and I simply don't care.Where invoices recorded on the statement have not been received or have been mislaid, copies will be required from the supplier.I enclose a copy of the letter in case you did not receive the original or have mislaid it.mislaid linoleumI seem to have temporarily mislaid my keys. Have you seen them anywhere?I have some others, but have mislaid my memoranda.If your bank card is lost, mislaid or stolen, call our Card Hotline number.Ben mislaid the tape he needed for his English class.One of the drawbacks to being of mature years is the tendency to forget or mislay things - like keys.
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Verb table
mislay
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theymislay
he, she, itmislays
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theymislaid
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave mislaid
he, she, ithas mislaid
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad mislaid
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill mislay
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have mislaid
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam mislaying
he, she, itis mislaying
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you, we, theyare mislaying
Past
I, he, she, itwas mislaying
you, we, theywere mislaying
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been mislaying
he, she, ithas been mislaying
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been mislaying
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be mislaying
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been mislaying
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