how to pronounce misfit


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The above transcription of misfit is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

misfit is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of misfit in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… he was a misfit in a way but a very nice …”

meanings of misfit


  1. A badly adjusted person; someone unsuitable or set apart because of their habits, behaviour etc. She was very unhappy in Iraq and a misfit in the Army.
  2. A failure to fit well; unsuitability, disparity.
  3. An ill-fitting garment.


  1. To fit badly.

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