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Definition of Amiss

Amiss
Amiss A*miss" ([.a]*m[i^]s"), a. Wrong; faulty; out of order; improper; as, it may not be amiss to ask advice. Note: [Used only in the predicate.] --Dryden. His wisdom and virtue can not always rectify that which is amiss in himself or his circumstances. --Wollaston.
Amiss
Amiss A*miss", n. A fault, wrong, or mistake. [Obs.] Each toy seems prologue to some great amiss. --Shak.
Amiss
Amiss A*miss", adv. [Pref. a- + miss.] Astray; faultily; improperly; wrongly; ill. What error drives our eyes and ears amiss? --Shak. Ye ask and receive not, because ye ask amiss. --James iv. 3. To take (an act, thing) amiss, to impute a wrong motive to (an act or thing); to take offense at; to take unkindly; as, you must not take these questions amiss.

Meaning of Amiss from wikipedia

- Dennis Leslie Amiss MBE (born 7 April 1943) is a former English cricketer and cricket administrator. He pla**** for both Warwickshire and England. A right-handed...
- Amiss–Palmer House, also known as the Palmer House, is a historic home located at Blacksburg, Montgomery County, Virginia. It was built the 1850s, and...
- him as punishment and "reveal Lucifer's true self"; sensing something is amiss. Lucifer keeps his "Devil Face" back so Oscar kills himself. Finding a one-way...
- better observed; especially as I do not perceive that the Supreme takes it amiss, by distinguishing the unbelievers in his government of the world with any...
- his duty to make the rounds of the monastery to see whether anything was amiss and whether the brethren were intent on the work allotted to them respectively...
- of day two, England were 117/0, with both Amiss and Lloyd not out with half-centuries. The next day, Amiss was dismissed for 79. However, in partnership...
- score by a team in the 60 over match with 334 runs being scored. Dennis Amiss top scored for the English with 137 from 147 balls helped by Keith Fletcher...
- full member status have scored an ODI century on debut. England's Dennis Amiss was the first debutant to score a century in ODIs; he scored 103 runs off...
- 1970s. The first helmets were seen in World Series Cricket, with Dennis Amiss being the first player to consistently wear a helmet which was a customised...
- planned, though, when several of Marcel's armed guards realize something is amiss, and Hatchet Man and Matt, who have been trailing Kylie, catch up to her...
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