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"misgovern" in British English

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misgovernverb [T]

uk   /ˌmɪsˈɡʌv.ən/  us   /-ɚn/
to ​govern a ​countrybadly
misgovernment
noun [U] uk   /-ən.mənt/ /-ə.mənt/  us   /-ɚn.mənt/
A ​decade of misgovernment has ​bankrupted the ​country.
(Definition of misgovern from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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misgovernverb [T]

uk   us   /ˌmɪsˈɡʌvən/ GOVERNMENT
to ​govern a country, ​state, ​region, etc. badly: Our ​leaders have misgoverned this country to the ​point that we no ​longer have the ​citizens' ​trust.
(Definition of misgovern from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “misgovern”
in Chinese (Simplified) (国家)管理不当…
in Chinese (Traditional) (國家)治理不當…
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