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misused

see definition of misused
  • verbabuse; apply wrongly
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Synonyms for misused

verb abuse; apply wrongly
  • corrupt
  • exploit
  • mistreat
  • pervert
  • squander
  • blow
  • brutalize
  • desecrate
  • dissipate
  • ill-treat
  • maltreat
  • maul
  • misapply
  • molest
  • outrage
  • profane
  • prostitute
  • waste
  • wrong
  • cut up
  • go through
  • handle roughly
  • mess up
  • misemploy
  • run through
  • shake up

Antonyms for misused

  • assist
  • guard
  • hoard
  • make happy
  • please
  • protect
  • save
  • use correctly
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to misused

lost

adjective. extinct, destroyed
  • abolished
  • annihilated
  • bygone
  • consumed
  • dead
  • demolished
  • devastated
  • dissipated
  • eradicated
  • exterminated
  • forgotten
  • frittered
  • gone
  • lapsed
  • misspent
  • misused
  • obliterated
  • obsolete
  • out-of-date
  • past
  • perished
  • ruined
  • squandered
  • unremembered
  • wasted
  • wiped out
  • wrecked
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.