Portuguese translation of 'misuse'
misuse [ noun mɪsˈjuːs, transitive verb mɪsˈjuːz]
2 (of power)
3 (of funds)
1 (use wrongly)
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Example Sentences Including 'misuse'
It was the use - or rather misuse - of Glaval's name on the fake receipt which pitched the whole business into my lap.A Daystar of Fear
Martello sounded shocked at the very idea of such criminal misuse of a weapon intended for the maintenance of law and order.Murky Shallows
`You must understand your powers, Leigh, so you don't misuse them.Web of Dreams
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'misuse' in Other Languages
- Brazilian Portuguese: empregar mal
- Chinese: 误用
- European Spanish: usar incorrectamente
- French: utiliser à mauvais escient
- German: missbrauchen
- Italian: abusare di
- Japanese: 悪用する
- Korean: 오용하다
- Portuguese: empregar mal
- Spanish: usar incorrectamente
Translation of misuse from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary