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tr.v. mis·man·aged, mis·man·ag·ing, mis·man·ag·es
To manage badly or carelessly.
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(tr) to manage badly or wrongly
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v.t., v.i. -aged, -ag•ing.
to manage incompetently or dishonestly.
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Past participle: mismanaged
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|Verb||1.||mismanage - manage badly or incompetently; "The funds were mismanaged"|
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verb mishandle, bungle, botch, mess up, misdirect, misconduct, make a mess of, make a hash of (informal), make a nonsense of, bodge (informal), misgovern, maladminister Three-quarters of those surveyed thought the President had mismanaged the economy.
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mismanage[ˌmɪsˈmænɪdʒ] VT [+ business, estate, shop] → administrar mal; [+ situation] → llevar mal, manejar mal
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