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Spanish translation of “misuse”

misuse

noun /misˈjuːs/
(a) wrong or bad use
mal uso, uso incorrecto
the misuse of company money The machine was damaged by misuse.
misuse /-ˈjuːz/ verb to use wrongly
utilizar mal, emplear mal
Double-check words that are commonly misused.
to treat badly
maltratar
He was accused of misusing workers by endangering their safety.
(Definition of misuse from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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