What does the word misprint mean?

Usage examples for misprint

  1. This statement seemed incomprehensible until it transpired that the word " madchen" was in this instance a misprint for " machten," a word meaning all the European powers. – The Love Affairs of a Bibliomaniac by Eugene Field
  2. Freeman, after pages of mere abuse, would pounce with triumphant ejaculations upon a misprint. – The Life of Froude by Herbert Paul
  3. But except one obvious misprint of a single letter, " even" for " ever," there is nothing which does " grave wrong" to the sense, or affects it in any way. – The Life of Froude by Herbert Paul