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misgoverning

verb
present participle of misgovern

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to manage badly
  • the ruling party was soundly defeated at the polls for having disastrously misgoverned the country

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

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