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
It can be a lethal weapon if misused.
How often misused words generate misleading thoughts.
I have done nothing illegal, if the people want to know if I misused state resources, the answer is simply no, I have not.
Plants are very potent as medicine, the story exemplifies a really sad example of how some plants, when they're misused or using the wrong plant, can be incredibly harmful.
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.
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Translations for misused
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- سوء الاستعمالArabic
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