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Meaning of misused by Wiktionary Dictionary

misused


    Adjective

    misused

    1. Describing something that is used in an incorrect or inappropriate manner .
      The oft misused word didn't mean what he thought it meant, but everyone else misunderstood it too .


Explanation of misused by Wordnet Dictionary

misused


    Adjective
    1. used incorrectly or carelessly or for an improper purpose

    2. misused words are often laughable but one weeps for misused talents