Meaning of mislay

mis•lay

Pronunciation: (mis-lā'), [key]
— -laid, -lay•ing.
  1. to lose temporarily; misplace: He mislaid his keys.
  2. to lay or place wrongly; arrange or situate improperly: to mislay linoleum.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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