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noun [countable] misnomer pronunciation in British English /mɪsˈnəʊmə(r)/
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  1. a name or description that is incorrect or unsuitable

    Cottage is perhaps a misnomer for such a large house.

    a bit of/something of a misnomer:

    ‘Lucky’ seemed a bit of misnomer for the unfortunate little dog.

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