Synonyms of 'misplace'
He misplaces his reading glasses with surprising regularity.
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If you lose something, you do not know where it is, for example because you have forgotten where you put it.
I lost my keys.
If you mislay something, you put it somewhere and then forget where you have put it.
I appear to have mislaid my jumper.
Thesaurus for misplace from the Collins English Thesaurus
If you misplace something, you lose it, usually only temporarily.