transitive verb-·timed′, -·tim′ing
- to time wrongly; do or say at an inappropriate time
- to judge incorrectly the time of
transitive verbmis·timed, mis·tim·ing, mis·times
To time inaccurately or inappropriately; misjudge the timing of: The basketball team mistimed the final play and lost the game.
(third-person singular simple present mistimes, present participle mistiming, simple past and past participle mistimed)
mis- +"Ž time