- 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.
transitive verbmis·in·formed, mis·in·form·ing, mis·in·forms
- mis′in·form′ant , mis′in·form′er
(third-person singular simple present misinforms, present participle misinforming, simple past and past participle misinformed)
mis- +"Ž inform