Definition of misexpress in English:

misexpress

verb

  • 1with object To express (oneself, an emotion) wrongly, badly, or inappropriately.

  • 2with object Molecular Biology. To alter the normal expression of or abnormally express (a gene product or gene).

Origin

Early 18th century. From mis- + express. Compare earlier misexpression.

Pronunciation

misexpress

/ˌmɪsɛkˈsprɛs//ˌmɪsɪkˈsprɛs/