verb (used with object)
Related formsmal·ad·min·is·tra·tion, nounmal·ad·min·is·tra·tor, noun
Examples from the Web for maladministration
The Tories, who were unable to deny the maladministration, were anxious to exclude the word "treacherous" from the motion.A History of England, Period III.|Rev. J. Franck Bright
The horrible massacre of Lachine was one of the consequences of his maladministration.
The discontent engendered by maladministration was heightened by calamities which the best administration could not have averted.
His son Murdoch, second duke, succeeded him as regent, and was put to death by James for maladministration.
THE violence of revolutions is generally proportioned to the degree of the maladministration which has produced them.