Definitions for misusemɪsˈyus; -ˈyuz
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word misuse
improper or excessive use
"alcohol abuse"; "the abuse of public funds"
apply to a wrong thing or person; apply badly or incorrectly
"The words are misapplied in this context"; "You are misapplying the name of this religious group"
pervert, misuse, abuse(verb)
change the inherent purpose or function of something
"Don't abuse the system"; "The director of the factory misused the funds intended for the health care of his workers"
to treat or use improperly; to use to a bad purpose; to misapply; as, to misuse one's talents
to abuse; to treat ill
wrong use; misapplication; erroneous or improper use
violence, or its effects
Misuse is a five-piece instrumental group from Athens, Greece. Their music is mainly characterized as post-rock mixed with electronic music elements. Their tracks often follow a scenario-based structure, which has led some critics to describe their music as “cinematic rock”.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
mis-ūs′, n. improper use: application to a bad purpose.—v.t. Misuse (mis-ūz′), to use for a wrong purpose or in a wrong way: to treat ill: to abuse.—n. Misus′age, ill-usage: abuse.
The numerical value of misuse in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of misuse in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
It is a misuse of taxpayer money.
Worry is a misuse of imagination.
FDCs are not bad, rampant misuse of these drugs is bad.
We are happy this will stop the misuse of the medicine.
Actually I would expect a lot of sports to have concerns about their potential misuse.
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