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synonyms for mishandling

On this page you'll find 31 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to mishandling, such as: misappropriation, mistreatment, misuse, fault, misconduct, and mismanage.

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How to use mishandling in a sentence

  • And they relate to what I believe has been his serious mishandling of the region in which I live.

  • But last night turned the weight of this issue from White House's mishandling to Romney's politicization.

    Obama on Benghazi | Michael Tomasky | October 17, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
  • Have you seen the kick and tug at the straps of the mettled pony in stables that betrays the mishandling of him by his groom?

  • Until you had cleared yourself of mishandling Major Buckstones dispatch, the other reminded him.

  • I only hope he hasnt written any more black pages on the log by mishandling Laura.

    Cursed | George Allan England
  • I never did like your style, Perkins, especially your methods of handling—or rather mishandling—women.

    The Skylark of Space | Edward Elmer Smith and Lee Hawkins Garby
  • All these, even the most illegible examples, give evidence of experience in handling or mishandling the pen.

    Disputed Handwriting | Jerome B. Lavay

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