Nouns (3)

abuse, misuse
n. improper or excessive use; "alcohol abuse"; "the abuse of public funds"
n. [the act of employing in a wrong way or for a wrong purpose]

Verbs (2)

misuse, misapply
v. apply to a wrong thing or person; apply badly or incorrectly; "The words are misapplied in this context"; "You are misapplying the name of this religious group"

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Fuzzynyms (21)

n. the onset of a corrosive or destructive process (as by a chemical agent); "the film was sensitive to attack by acids"; "open to attack by the elements"
irregularity, abnormality
n. behavior that breaches the rule or etiquette or custom or morality
deviance, deviation
n. deviate behavior
iniquity, wickedness, immorality, evil
n. morally objectionable behavior
turpitude, depravity
n. a corrupt or depraved or degenerate act or practice; "the various turpitudes of modern society"
sex offense, sex crime, sexual abuse, sexual assault
n. a statutory offense that provides that it is a crime to knowingly cause another person to engage in an unwanted sexual act by force or threat; "most states have replaced the common law definition of rape with statutes defining sexual assault"
offensive activity, offence, offense, discourtesy
n. a lack of politeness; a failure to show regard for others; wounding the feelings or others
n. an affront to one's dignity or self-esteem
n. a disorder in one's mental state

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