Embezzle is defined as to steal money or assets that do not belong to you.
To turn to an improper use; misuse
To handle badly or roughly; abuse, maltreat, or mismanage
To use improperly or excessively; misuse:
To mistreat or abuse.
To get money or property from (another) under false pretenses; cheat; defraud
(Baseball) To steal or attempt to steal a base
The definition of appropriate is to put aside or take something for one's self or some other specific person.
(--- Law) To take property from (a person) illegally by using or threatening to use violence or force; commit robbery upon.
Find another word for misappropriating. In this page you can discover 11 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for misappropriating, like: embezzling, perverting, mishandling, misapplying, abusing, misusing, swindling, stealing, appropriating, plundering and robbing.