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misquote

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishmisquotemis‧quote /ˌmɪsˈkwəʊt/ verb [transitive] 🔊 🔊 MISTAKEto make a mistake in reporting what someone else has said 🔊 Dr Hall said he had been misquoted in the press.misquotation /ˌmɪskwəʊˈteɪʃən $ -kwoʊ-/ noun [countable, uncountable]→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
misquoteAll through the interview I took careful notes so as not to misquote him.
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Verb table
misquote
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theymisquote
he, she, itmisquotes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theymisquoted
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave misquoted
he, she, ithas misquoted
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad misquoted
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill misquote
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have misquoted
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam misquoting
he, she, itis misquoting
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you, we, theyare misquoting
Past
I, he, she, itwas misquoting
you, we, theywere misquoting
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been misquoting
he, she, ithas been misquoting
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been misquoting
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be misquoting
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been misquoting
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