misstep definition

  • noun:
    • A misplaced or embarrassing action.
    • an example of wrong or poor conduct; a blunder.
    • one step this is certainly incorrect, a false step
    • one or blunder
    • A wrong step; an error of conduct.
    • an incorrect or untrue step.
    • an error in conduct; an incautious or incorrect act.
    • an unintentional but embarrassing blunder
  • verb-intransitive:
    • which will make an error.
    • To simply take a wrong step; to go astray.
  • verb:
    • to step poorly or improperly
    • to help make a mistake or error
  • others:
    • to help make a false step; hit.
    • to produce an error; stray.

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