Definition of misplace verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

misplace

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˌmɪsˈpleɪs//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌmɪsˈpleɪs//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they misplace
BrE BrE//ˌmɪsˈpleɪs//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌmɪsˈpleɪs//
 
he / she / it misplaces
BrE BrE//ˌmɪsˈpleɪsɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌmɪsˈpleɪsɪz//
 
past simple misplaced
BrE BrE//ˌmɪsˈpleɪst//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌmɪsˈpleɪst//
 
past participle misplaced
BrE BrE//ˌmɪsˈpleɪst//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌmɪsˈpleɪst//
 
-ing form misplacing
BrE BrE//ˌmɪsˈpleɪsɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌmɪsˈpleɪsɪŋ//
 
 
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misplace something to put something somewhere and then be unable to find it again, especially for a short time synonym mislay
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: misplace