intransitive verb-·heard′, -·hear′ing
tr. & intr.v.mis·heard, mis·hear·ing, mis·hears
(third-person singular simple present mishears, present participle mishearing, simple past and past participle misheard)
From Middle English misheren, from Old English mishÈ³ran, mishÄ«eran (“to hear amiss, not listen to, disobey"), equivalent to mis- +"Ž hear.