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misuse

see definition of misuse
  • nounabuse; wrong application
  • verbabuse; apply wrongly
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Synonyms for misuse

noun abuse; wrong application
  • corruption
  • exploitation
  • harm
  • maltreatment
  • mistreatment
  • prostitution
  • squandering
  • waste
  • barbarism
  • catachresis
  • desecration
  • dissipation
  • ill-treatment
  • injury
  • malapropism
  • misapplication
  • perversion
  • profanation
  • solecism
  • abusage
  • cruel treatment
  • misemployment
  • misusage
  • rough handling

Antonyms for misuse

  • praise

More words related to misuse

abuse

verb. use wrongly

abuse

noun. wrong use

abused

verb. use wrongly

abusing

verb. use wrongly

barbarism

noun. crudity, savagery, especially in speech

consumption

noun. devouring; use
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