Definition of mistype in English:

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Pronunciation: /mɪsˈtʌɪp/


[with object]
Make a mistake in typing (a word or letter): you mistyped ‘Fred’ as ‘Freda’
More example sentences
  • For instance, I habitually mistype the word ‘inspired’ as ‘insipid’ - which has, of course, a completely different meaning.
  • Not only have they got the English a bit wrong, though no wronger than corporations often do; the address to which you are invited to click has been mistyped.
  • I mistyped something about fourteen hours ago.

Words that rhyme with mistype

gripe, hype, pipe, ripe, sipe, skype, slype, snipe, stripe, swipe, tripe, type, wipe
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