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Pronunciation of Misfiring: Learn how to pronounce Misfiring in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word misfire:

verb
[no object]
1(of a gun or missile) fail to discharge or fire properly:
as she raised her pistol again, it misfired
(of an internal-combustion engine) undergo failure of the fuel to ignite correctly or at all:
the car would misfire occasionally from the cold
(of a nerve cell) fail to transmit an electrical impulse at an appropriate moment:
as these nerves misfire and die, the muscles begin to shrink
2(especially of a plan) fail to produce the intended result:
he didn’t know that his plan had misfired
noun
Pronunciation: /also ˈmɪs-/
a failure of a gun or missile to fire correctly:
the weapons are to be replaced because of problems with misfires
a failure of fuel to ignite correctly in an internal-combustion engine:
he drove into the pits to have a misfire cured