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MISUSE

'MISUSE' is a 6 letter word starting with M and ending with E

Crossword clues for 'MISUSE'

ClueAnswer

Treat badly (6)MISUSE
Apply improperly (6)
Wrong treatment (6)

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for MISUSE

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word misuse will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

3 letter words

USE

4 letter words

BIAS - FOUL - HARM - HURT - MILK - MISS - PLAY - TYPO - WARP

5 letter words

ABUSE - ALLOY - BLEED - COLOR - DRAIN - ERROR - FAULT - FAUTE - SLANT - TAINT - TWIST - USAGE - WASTE

6 letter words

BEFOUL - CANKER - DAMAGE - DEBASE - DEFILE - DIVERT - EMPLOY - GARBLE - ILL USE - ILL-USE - ILLUSE - IMPOSE - INFECT - INJURE - MISUSE - PILFER - PLAY ON - POISON - RAVAGE - RAVISH - STRAIN - STROKE - USE ILL - VILIFY - WORK ON

7 letter words

CHEAPEN - COARSEN - CONVERT - CORRUPT - DEBAUCH - DEGRADE - DEPRAVE - DESPOIL - DEVALUE - DISTORT - DO AMISS - ERRATUM - EXPLOIT - FAILURE - FOULING - GOOD USE - HARD USE - MISCALL - MISCITE - MISDEAL - MISPLAY - MISREAD - MISTAKE - OUTRAGE - PERVERT - POLLUTE - PROFANE - SUCK DRY - TORTURE - USING UP - VARNISH - VIOLATE - VITIATE

8 letter words

AGGRIEVE - CONFOUND - DEFLOWER - DENATURE - EMBEZZLE - EXERCISE - EXERTION - ILL-TREAT - MALTREAT - MISAPPLY - MISCOUNT - MISFIELD - MISPRINT - MISQUOTE - MISSPELL - MISTREAT - MISUSAGE - PECULATE - SLANTING - SOLECISM - ULCERATE - WORK UPON - WRONG USE

9 letter words

ACTIVE USE - APPLIANCE - BARBARISM - BEFOULING - DEFALCATE - DESECRATE - DIVERSION - DIVERTING - FESTERING - HARD USAGE - INFECTION - MAKE USE OF - MISDIRECT - MISEMPLOY - MISHANDLE - MISMANAGE - MISRENDER - MISREPORT - PILFERING - POISONING - POLLUTION - SACRILEGE - STRAINING - TORTURING - VIOLATION - VITIATION - VULGARIZE

10 letter words

ADULTERATE - BLEED WHITE - CONVERSION - CORRUPTION - DEFILEMENT - DEGENERATE - EMPLOYMENT - ENVENOMING - HUMAN ERROR - IMPOSE UPON - IMPOSITION - INFELICITY - MALODOROUS - MANIPULATE - MISCONDUCT - PERVERSION - PROSTITUTE - ROUGH USAGE

11 letter words

APPLICATION - CATACHRESIS - CONSUMPTION - CONTAMINATE - CORRIGENDUM - DEFALCATION - DERELICTION - DESECRATION - MALAPROPISM - MALFEASANCE - MALPRACTICE - MISCARRIAGE - MISCONSTRUE - MISFEASANCE - MISHANDLING - MISJUDGMENT - PRESUME UPON - PROFANATION - SUPPURATION

12 letter words

ADULTERATION - EMBEZZLEMENT - MISDIRECTION - MISINTERPRET - MISQUOTATION - MISREPRESENT - MISSTATEMENT - MISTREATMENT - PROSTITUTION

13 letter words

CLERICAL ERROR - CONTAMINATION - FALSE COLORING - MALADMINISTER - MISCONCEPTION - MISEMPLOYMENT - MISMANAGEMENT

14 letter words

MISAPPLICATION - MISAPPROPRIATE - MISCALCULATION

15 letter words

MISAPPREHENSION - MISCONSTRUCTION - TAKE ADVANTAGE OF

16 letter words

MISAPPROPRIATION - MISUNDERSTANDING

17 letter words

MISIDENTIFICATION - MISINTERPRETATION - MISREPRESENTATION

18 letter words

TYPOGRAPHICAL ERROR

Definition of misuse

  • improper or excessive use; "alcohol abuse"; "the abuse of public funds"


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