misuse

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1 misuse /ˌmɪsˈjuːz/ verb
misuses; misused; misusing
1 misuse
/ˌmɪsˈjuːz/
verb
misuses; misused; misusing
Learner's definition of MISUSE
[+ object]
: to use (something) incorrectly
: to treat (someone) unfairly

— misusage

/ˌmɪsˈjuːsɪʤ/ noun [noncount]
2 misuse /ˌmɪsˈjuːs/ noun
plural misuses
2 misuse
/ˌmɪsˈjuːs/
noun
plural misuses
Learner's definition of MISUSE
: the act of using something in an illegal, improper, or unfair way : incorrect use
[noncount]
usually + of
[count]
usually + of
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