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mis·gov·ern

 (mĭs-gŭv′ərn)
tr.v. mis·gov·erned, mis·gov·ern·ing, mis·gov·erns
To govern inefficiently or badly.

mis·gov′ern·ment n.
mis·gov′er·nor n.
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misgovern

(ˌmɪsˈɡʌvən)
vb
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) to govern badly
ˌmisˈgovernment n
ˌmisˈgovernor n
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mis•gov•ern

(mɪsˈgʌv ərn)

v.t.
to govern or manage badly.
[1375–1425; late Middle English misgovernen]
mis•gov′ern•ment, mis•gov′ern•ance, n.
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misgovern


Past participle: misgoverned
Gerund: misgoverning

Imperative
misgovern
misgovern
Present
I misgovern
you misgovern
he/she/it misgoverns
we misgovern
you misgovern
they misgovern
Preterite
I misgoverned
you misgoverned
he/she/it misgoverned
we misgoverned
you misgoverned
they misgoverned
Present Continuous
I am misgoverning
you are misgoverning
he/she/it is misgoverning
we are misgoverning
you are misgoverning
they are misgoverning
Present Perfect
I have misgoverned
you have misgoverned
he/she/it has misgoverned
we have misgoverned
you have misgoverned
they have misgoverned
Past Continuous
I was misgoverning
you were misgoverning
he/she/it was misgoverning
we were misgoverning
you were misgoverning
they were misgoverning
Past Perfect
I had misgoverned
you had misgoverned
he/she/it had misgoverned
we had misgoverned
you had misgoverned
they had misgoverned
Future
I will misgovern
you will misgovern
he/she/it will misgovern
we will misgovern
you will misgovern
they will misgovern
Future Perfect
I will have misgoverned
you will have misgoverned
he/she/it will have misgoverned
we will have misgoverned
you will have misgoverned
they will have misgoverned
Future Continuous
I will be misgoverning
you will be misgoverning
he/she/it will be misgoverning
we will be misgoverning
you will be misgoverning
they will be misgoverning
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been misgoverning
you have been misgoverning
he/she/it has been misgoverning
we have been misgoverning
you have been misgoverning
they have been misgoverning
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been misgoverning
you will have been misgoverning
he/she/it will have been misgoverning
we will have been misgoverning
you will have been misgoverning
they will have been misgoverning
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been misgoverning
you had been misgoverning
he/she/it had been misgoverning
we had been misgoverning
you had been misgoverning
they had been misgoverning
Conditional
I would misgovern
you would misgovern
he/she/it would misgovern
we would misgovern
you would misgovern
they would misgovern
Past Conditional
I would have misgoverned
you would have misgoverned
he/she/it would have misgoverned
we would have misgoverned
you would have misgoverned
they would have misgoverned
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.misgovern - govern badlymisgovern - govern badly        
rule, govern - exercise authority over; as of nations; "Who is governing the country now?"
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Translations

misgovern

[ˌmɪsˈgʌvən] VT & VIgobernar mal
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References in classic literature ?
Well, while these things were going on in America, King James had so misgoverned the people of England that they sent over to Holland for the Prince of Orange.
"We need to get policy and practice in place that protects, otherwise we may very well find that people are going to be mistreated, the reputation of this authority is going to be threatened and we may find ourselves having to find money from the public purse to remedy the misgoverns of what has happened previously."
And so, what the following, adjusted model of analysis can account for is how Vidriera's jesting language, being not his but everybody's, exposes the pathology of everyday life in a disordered Court and the society it misgoverns.