Definition of Misapplies

1. Verb. (third-person singular of misapply) ¹



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Definition of Misapplies

1. misapply [v] - See also: misapply

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Misapplies

misangas
misannotation
misannotations
misanthrope
misanthropes
misanthropic
misanthropical
misanthropically
misanthropies
misanthropist
misanthropists
misanthropy
misapplication
misapplications
misapplied
misapplies (current term)
misapply
misapplying
misappraisal
misappraisals
misappreciated
misappreciation
misappreciations
misapprehend
misapprehended
misapprehending
misapprehends
misapprehension
misapprehensions
misapprehensive

Literary usage of Misapplies

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1. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1912)
"... or they are lost or destroyed by the negligence or fault of the officer, or if he misapplies the proceeds of the sale, or retains the goods and does not ..."

2. Heroes and Heroines of Fiction: Modern Prose and Poetry by William Shepard Walsh (1914)
"Costard, in Shakespeare's Love's Labor's Lost (1594), a clown who apes the stilted language of the Elizabethan courtiers and misapplies it in a fashion that ..."

3. A Glossary to the Works of William Shakespeare by Alexander Dyce (1902)
"... at this time a child: it was his uncle, Sir Edward Mortimer (second son of the first Earl of March) whose adventures Shakespeare relates and misapplies. ..."

4. A Treatise on the Law of Suretyship and Guarantyby Darius Harlan Pingrey, Howard Clifford Joyce by Darius Harlan Pingrey, Howard Clifford Joyce (1913)
"... though he misapplies it to pay prior delinquencies covered by another bond with other sureties.34 And a contract of suretyship may act retrospectively ..."

5. The Works of John Locke, in Nine Volumes by John Locke (1824)
"All that he endeavours is to show the bounds of civil power; and that in punishing others for religion, the magistrate misapplies the force he has in his ..."

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