misuse translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "misuse" - English-Spanish dictionary


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
He was accused of misusing workers by endangering their safety.
Translations of “misuse”
in Vietnamese lạm dụng…
in Thai การใช้ในทางที่ผิด…
in Malaysian salah guna…
in French mauvais usage…
in German der Mißbrauch…
in Chinese (Traditional) 濫用…
in Indonesian penyalahgunaan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 滥用…
(Definition of misuse from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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