Definition of miscompute in US English:

miscompute

verb

  • 1with object To miscalculate, misjudge (something).

  • 2no object To miscalculate, make a wrong computation.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Heywood (c1573–1641), playwright and poet. From mis- + compute.

Pronunciation

miscompute

/ˌmɪskəmˈpjuːt/