Definition of misdoing
: the act or an instance of misbehaving : misconduct
Examples of misdoing in a Sentence
the sordid misdoings of the city councilman were exposed as a result of an intense investigation by the local newspaper
kept a watchful eye for any misdoing by the members of the clergy
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Reports about financial misdoings, the possible collapse of venerable institutions, rising unemployment caused by advanced technology — all of these affected the psychology of spending.
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