Misken

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Misken Not to know.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • misken To be or appear to be ignorant of; mistake for another; misunderstand.
    • n misken A transposed form of mixen.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Misken mis-ken′ (Scot.) to be, or to appear, ignorant of.
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Usage

In literature:

Ken yoursel, and your neighbour winna misken you.
"The Proverbs of Scotland" by Alexander Hislop
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In poetry:

In baatzuchtige miskenning
Weegt de mensch--het blinkend slijk.
Arme Weeûw! een enkle penning
Geldt bij God een Koninkrijk!
"Het Penningsken Der Weduwe" by Jan Jakob Lodewijk ten Kate