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Definition of Misuse

Misuse

  1. To treat or use improperly; to use to a bad purpose; to misapply; as, to misuse one's talents.
  2. To abuse; to treat ill.
  3. Wrong use; misapplication; erroneous or improper use.
  4. Violence, or its effects.

Misuse Quotations

There are hundreds of millions of gun owners in this country, and not one of them will have an accident today. The only misuse of guns comes in environments where there are drugs, alcohol, bad parents, and undisciplined children. Period.
Ted Nugent

Stupidity is also a gift of God, but one mustn't misuse it.
Pope John Paul II

As a global society, we do not have to agree, endorse or condone the lifestyle choices of others. However, history has taught us that we equally cannot and should not excuse those who would hide behind religion or misuse God's word to justify bigotry and persecution.
Joyce Meyer

Drug misuse is not a disease, it is a decision, like the decision to step out in front of a moving car. You would call that not a disease but an error of judgment.
Philip K. Dick

It is better to make a piece of music than to perform one, better to perform one than to listen to one, better to listen to one than to misuse it as a means of distraction, entertainment, or acquisition of 'culture.'
John Cage
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Misuse Translations

misuse in Spanish is mal uso
misuse in Swedish is missbruka, missbruk

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