Synonyms and Antonyms of misapply

  1. to put to a bad or improper use you've misapplied the theorem to certain problems that require a different formula kids who misapply their boundless energy and get into trouble Synonyms abuse, misemploy, misuse, pervert, profane, prostitute Related Words degrade, twist; mismanage; corrupt, debase, desecrate Near Antonyms apply, employ, use, utilize; respect

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