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misappropriate

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of misappropriate

  1. to take (something) without right and with an intent to keep a financial manager misappropriating funds from her clients' accounts Synonyms of misappropriate appropriate, boost [slang], filch, heist, hook, lift, steal, nick [British slang], nip, pilfer, pinch, pocket, purloin, rip off, snitch, swipe, thieveWords Related to misappropriate burglarize, knock over, rob; loot, pillage, plunder, sack; carjack, hijack (also highjack); pick, rifle; poach, rustle, shoplift; collar, grab, grasp, nail, seize, snatch, take; mooch, sponge; abduct, kidnap, shanghai, spiritNear Antonyms of misappropriate buy, purchase; bestow, contribute, donate, give, hand over, present



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