Mistake

Mis*take"

(ms*tk"), n. 1. An apprehending wrongly; a misconception; a misunderstanding; a fault in opinion or judgment; an unintentional error of conduct.
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Infallibility is an absolute security of the understanding from all possibility of mistake.
Tillotson.
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2. (Law) Misconception, error, which when non-negligent may be ground for rescinding a contract, or for refusing to perform it.
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No mistake, surely; without fail; as, it will happen at the appointed time, and no mistake. [Low]
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Syn. -- Blunder; error; bull. See Blunder.
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