Mismatch Definition

mĭsmăch, mĭs-măch
mismatched, mismatches, mismatching
noun
A bad or unsuitable match.
Webster's New World
The definition of mismatch is something that was not correctly paired.
An example of a mismatch is two people on a date who do not get along.
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verb
To match badly or unsuitably.
Webster's New World
Mismatch is defined as for things that are similar to not be put together correctly.
An example of mismatch is to incorrectly sort two pairs of socks.
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Other Word Forms of Mismatch

Noun

Singular:
mismatch
Plural:
mismatches

Origin of Mismatch

  • mis- + match (verb)

    From Wiktionary

  • mis- + match (noun)

    From Wiktionary

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