Updated English - Vietnamese Dictionary
misplace /'mis'pleis/Advanced English Dictionary
- ngoại động từ
- để không đúng chỗ ((nghĩa đen) & (nghĩa bóng))
- to misplace one's love: gửi gấm tình yêu không đúng chỗ
- a misplaced remark: một lời phê bình không đúng lúc
+ adjectiveCollocation Dictionary
1 not appropriate or correct in the situation: misplaced confidence / optimism / fear + He made a misplaced attempt at reconciliation.
2 (of love, trust, etc.) given to a person who does not deserve or return those feelings: misplaced loyalty
be, prove, seem
entirely, quite, totally, wholly
Her confidence in him was entirely misplaced.
| not altogether | largely | rather | sadly
His optimism proved sadly misplaced.
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