What does mismanagement mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mismanagement, misdirectionnoun

    management that is careless or inefficient

    "he accomplished little due to the mismanagement of his energies"


  1. mismanagementnoun

    The process or practice of managing ineptly, incompetently, or dishonestly.

    The value of the firm's stock fell precipitously when word leaked out that officers of the company were under investigation for gross mismanagement.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mismanagementnoun

    wrong or bad management; as, he failed through mismagement

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mismanagement in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mismanagement in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of mismanagement in a Sentence

  1. Mike Pompeo:

    The regime blames outside entities when, in fact, it is their mismanagement that has led to this disaster.

  2. Erik Pevernagie:

    Our world has definitely not learned from past mistakes. Communities have disappeared by mismanagement and by rampant destructions of flora and fauna. “Short time vision” made us irretrievably step out of nature. (Why step out of nature )

  3. Hoshiyar Zebari:

    Definitely we will recommend strongly that there should be some serious deep-rooted reforms in the military security establishment to fight corruption, mismanagement, but at the same time, the military has to be cleaned of all these numbers, figures of ghost soldiers and other mismanagement.

  4. Mayor Rahm Emanuel:

    This is the result of hard work and difficult decisions, which have put Chicago on path towards long-term financial stability after decades of mismanagement.

  5. Samuel Smiles:

    It will generally be found that men who are constantly lamenting their ill luck are only reaping the consequences of their own neglect, mismanagement, and improvidence, or want of application.

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    an utterance expressing pain or disapproval
    • A. jeopardize
    • B. observe
    • C. moan
    • D. demolish

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