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Turkish translation of “misdirect”


verb [T]     /ˌmɪsdɪˈrekt/
to use money or people's skills in a way that is not suitable
kötü idare etmek/yönlendirmek/sevketmek; beceriksizce kullanmak; birinin yeteneklerini doğru kullanmamak
[often passive] Large quantities of money and expertise have been misdirected.Wasting
(Definition of misdirect verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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