- To misinform is to provide someone with incorrect data or information.
When you give someone the wrong statistics, this is an example of when you misinform.
misinform definition by Webster's New World
to supply with false or misleading information
misinform definition by American Heritage Dictionary
transitive verb mis·in·formed, mis·in·form·ing, mis·in·forms
To provide with incorrect information.
- misˌin·formˈant , misˌin·formˈer noun
- mis·inˌfor·maˈtion noun