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synonyms for misemploy

  • misuse
  • squander
  • dissipate
  • exhaust
  • mishandle
  • overburden
  • overtax
  • overwork
  • prostitute
  • spoil
  • taint
  • waste
See also synonyms for: misemployed / misemploying / misemployment / misemploys
  • botch
  • bungle
  • err
  • flub
  • fumble
  • misdirect
  • mistreat
  • misuse
  • muff
  • abuse
  • blow
  • blunder
  • confound
  • goof
  • harm
  • misapply
  • misconduct
  • misgovern
  • overlook
  • pervert
  • prostitute
  • be incompetent
  • be inefficient
  • foul up
  • goof up
  • gum up
  • maladminister
  • mess up
  • mismanager
  • screw up

antonyms for misemploy

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  • hoard
  • save
  • acclaim
  • adulate
  • approve
  • benefit
  • care for
  • cherish
  • commend
  • compliment
  • defend
  • esteem
  • help
  • honor
  • praise
  • preserve
  • prize
  • protect
  • respect
  • revere
  • treasure
  • assist
  • guard
  • hoard
  • make happy
  • please
  • protect
  • save
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How to use misemploy in a sentence

To turn one of his colonels into my Spanish master would be seriously to misemploy his precious time.
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WORDS RELATED TO MISEMPLOY

  • dissipate
  • exhaust
  • misemploy
  • mishandle
  • misuse
  • overburden
  • overtax
  • overwork
  • prostitute
  • spoil
  • squander
  • taint
  • waste
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.