Definition of 'mismanage'
Example sentences containing 'mismanage'
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This club has been mismanaged for two years. Times, Sunday Times (2008)For the past three years this club has been mismanaged and run in a totally shabby way. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Had the Church catastrophically mismanaged the situation or was this an own goal by protesters? Times, Sunday Times (2011)In fact, the economy has been mismanaged for years. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The situation was horribly mismanaged. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The Farepak collapse was not a failure of capitalism, but of a single mismanaged company. Times, Sunday Times (2006)And, of course, the politicians who mismanaged the economy. The Sun (2011)
Trends of 'mismanage'
Used Rarely. mismanage is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'mismanage'
British English: mismanage VERB
To mismanage something means to manage it badly.
75% of voters think the President has mismanaged the economy.
- American English: mismanage
- Brazilian Portuguese: administrar mal
- Chinese: 对…处置不当
- European Spanish: administrar mal
- French: mal gérer
- German: schlecht verwalten
- Italian: gestire male
- Japanese: 対応を誤る
- Korean: 잘못 관리하다
- European Portuguese: administrar mal
- Spanish: administrar mal
Definition of mismanage from the Collins English Dictionary
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