used incorrectly or carelessly or for an improper purpose
"misused words are often laughable but one weeps for misused talents"
Describing something that is used in an incorrect or inappropriate manner.
The oft misused word didn't mean what he thought it meant, but everyone else misunderstood it too.
The numerical value of misused in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of misused in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
How often misused words generate misleading thoughts.
There is no systematic torture, and if some cases have been reported, those are the acts of individuals who have misused their authority, and we are fully committed to investigate and arrest those individuals.
Where needed, financial assets have been seized, including real estate, for example flats in the Swiss Alps, i would like to emphasize that investments in real estate can be misused for the purpose of money laundering.
Suboxone is an opioid medication, it can be misused. Some use it intravenously, they inject it, and they have lost control over the medication and are truly addicted. But that's really a small portion of patients. All the evidence shows that this is small.
While we have noted some improvements, for example in the election law, the advantages of incumbency were still misused, greater equal treatment in law and in fact for all political forces is required for Tajikistan to live up to its democratic commitments.
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Translations for misused
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- سوء الاستعمالArabic
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