misprint etymology

English word misprint comes from English mis- (Bad or wrong; badly or wrongly. In error. Lack or failure.), English print

Detailed word origin of misprint

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
mis- English (eng) Bad or wrong; badly or wrongly. In error. Lack or failure.
print English (eng) (motion pictures) A copy of a film that can be projected.. (photography) A photograph that has been printed onto paper from the negative.. (uncountable) Books and other material created by printing presses, considered collectively or as a medium.. (uncountable) Clear handwriting, especially, writing without connected letters as in cursive.. (uncountable) The letters forming the text of a [...]
misprint English (eng) To make a misprint. An accidental mistake in print.

Words with the same origin as misprint

Descendants of mis-
misapprehension misappropriation misbehavior miscalculation misconception misconduct misdirect misdirection misfit misfortune mishap misinterpret misinterpretation misjudge mismanagement mismatch misrepresentation misstep mistreat mistreatment mistrial mistrust misunderstand misuse