Definition of misaunter in US English:

misaunter

(also messanter, misanter, misantir)

noun

English Regional, Scottish, Northern
  • Misadventure.

Origin

Middle English; earliest use found in Pilate. Originally a variant of misadventure with elision of the vowel of the third syllable (perhaps under the influence of stress on the second syllable: early metrical evidence suggests variable stress for this word), subsequently restricted to regional use.

Pronunciation

misaunter

/mɪsˈɔːntə/