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Misuse synonyms

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  1. Bad, cruel or unkind treatment
  2. Unfair, unkind, or cruel treatment; abuse
The illegal misuse of money or property in lawful keeping. The illegal misuse of money or property in lawful keeping.
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  1. The illegal misuse of money or property in lawful keeping. The illegal misuse of money or property in lawful keeping.
  2. The misuse of something, incorrectly using (applying) something, a wrong application.
Any of various sexual acts or practices deviating from what is considered normal; sexual deviation
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  1. Any of various sexual acts or practices deviating from what is considered normal; sexual deviation
  2. A sexual practice or act considered abnormal or deviant.
  3. A perverting or being perverted
To treat in a rough or cruel way; abuse.
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  1. To treat in a rough or cruel way; abuse.
  2. To treat roughly or unkindly; abuse
To treat someone, or something roughly or badly.
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  1. To treat someone, or something roughly or badly.
  2. To treat wrongly or badly
To treat unkindly, cruelly, or unfairly; harm; abuse; maltreat
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  1. To treat unkindly, cruelly, or unfairly; harm; abuse; maltreat
Improper or excessive use; misuse:
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  1. Improper or excessive use; misuse:
  2. Physical maltreatment or violence:
  3. Sexual abuse.
The illegal misuse of money or property in lawful keeping. The illegal misuse of money or property in lawful keeping.
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  1. The illegal misuse of money or property in lawful keeping. The illegal misuse of money or property in lawful keeping.
  2. The misuse of something, incorrectly using (applying) something, a wrong application.
Something perverted; abnormal form
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  1. Something perverted; abnormal form
  2. A sexual practice or act considered abnormal or deviant.
  3. Any of various sexual acts or practices deviating from what is considered normal; sexual deviation
To inflict physical, sexual, or psychological harm upon
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  1. To inflict physical, sexual, or psychological harm upon
  2. To force sexual activity on; rape or molest.
  3. To use improperly or excessively; misuse:
To handle dishonestly or illegally
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  1. To handle dishonestly or illegally
  2. To apply incorrectly; to misuse.
  3. To use badly, incorrectly, or wastefully
  1. To embezzle
  2. To appropriate wrongly:
  3. To appropriate dishonestly for one's own use; embezzle.
To treat roughly; maltreat:
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  1. To treat roughly; maltreat:
  2. To handle badly, causing physical injury.
  3. To handle badly or roughly; abuse, maltreat, or mismanage
To cause to turn from what is considered right, good, or true; misdirect; lead astray; corrupt
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  1. To cause to turn from what is considered right, good, or true; misdirect; lead astray; corrupt
  2. To bring into a worse condition; debase
  3. To turn to an improper use; misuse
To inflict physical, sexual, or psychological harm upon
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  1. To inflict physical, sexual, or psychological harm upon
  2. To force sexual activity on; rape or molest.
  3. To use improperly or excessively; misuse:
To treat unkindly, cruelly, or unfairly; harm; abuse; maltreat
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  1. To treat unkindly, cruelly, or unfairly; harm; abuse; maltreat
To maltreat.
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  1. To maltreat.
  2. To treat someone badly, cruelly or unkindly.
  3. To treat unfairly, unkindly, or cruelly; use badly; abuse
To treat in a rough or cruel way; abuse.
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  1. To treat in a rough or cruel way; abuse.
  2. To treat roughly or unkindly; abuse
To treat roughly; maltreat:
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  1. To treat roughly; maltreat:
  2. To handle badly, causing physical injury.
  3. To handle badly or roughly; abuse, maltreat, or mismanage
To treat someone, or something roughly or badly.
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  1. To treat someone, or something roughly or badly.
  2. To treat roughly or wrongly.
Find another word for misuse. In this page you can discover 27 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for misuse, like: ill-usage, misapplication, perversion, maltreat, mistreat, ill-treat, abuse, abuse, abuse, misapplication and misappropriation.