wrong or improper usage, as of words.
bad or abusive treatment.
corruption, crime, debasement, delinquency, desecration, exploitation, fault, injustice, maltreatment, misapplication, misconduct, misdeed, mishandling, mismanage, mistreatment, misuse, offense, perversion, prostitution, sin
Origin of misusage
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