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The fault lies instead with domestic economic mismanagement and excessive borrowing. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The club are not exactly flush following the financial mismanagement by the previous owners. The Sun (2011)They tip off journalists about mismanagement and corruption in the service. The Sun (2013)The president herself is subject to impeachment proceedings for alleged gross mismanagement of the budget. Times, Sunday Times (2016)My value in worldwide terms has gone down because of the economic mismanagement of this country. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It is financial mismanagement on a tragic scale. The Sun (2006)The huge cash influx has raised fears of rampant corruption and financial mismanagement. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The evidence of gross mismanagement of the economy is overwhelming. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Government currency control and economic mismanagement have led to shortages and widespread rationing. Times, Sunday Times (2015)But he left the organisation after criticising it for financial mismanagement. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But fortunes have also been wasted through corruption and mismanagement. Times, Sunday Times (2013)No interference with clinical management would be made unless gross mismanagement was obvious. Times, Sunday Times (2011) Gross mismanagement and irresponsible disposal of hazardous wastes. An Introduction to Community Health (1995)He is also the man whose former deputy produced a dossier on financial mismanagement and corruption and was dismissed as a result. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The first is to depict Labour as the party of economic profligacy and mismanagement. Times, Sunday Times (2010) Economic mismanagement in the previous decade caused Britain to live beyond its means. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Translations for 'mismanagement'
British English: mismanagement NOUN
Someone's mismanagement of a system or organization is the bad way they have dealt with it or organized it.
...the Government's economic mismanagement.
Definition of mismanagement from the Collins English Dictionary
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