Thesaurus

misappropriating

verb
present participle of misappropriate

Synonyms & Antonyms of misappropriating

to take (something) without right and with an intent to keep
  • a financial manager misappropriating funds from her clients' accounts

Synonyms for misappropriating

Words Related to misappropriating

Phrases Synonymous with misappropriating

Near Antonyms for misappropriating

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about misappropriating

Cite this Entry

“Misappropriating.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/misappropriating. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

More from Merriam-Webster on misappropriating

Nglish: Translation of misappropriating for Spanish Speakers

Comments on misappropriating

What made you want to look up misappropriating? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Words of Snow and Ice Quiz

  • image1037863653
  • Which of the following refers to thin, bending ice, or to the act of running over such ice?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Typeshift

Anagram puzzles meet word search.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!