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Manage (something) badly or wrongly.
botch, bungle, fluff, fumble, make a mess of, mishandle, misdirect, misgovern, misconduct, mar, spoil, ruin, mangle, wreckmake a hash of, muff, mess up, muck up, foul up, screw up, bitch upmake a muck of, cock up, make a pig's ear of, make a horlicks offuck up, balls upView synonyms
- ‘And I think that is the price you pay for mismanaging diversity.’
- ‘This has been incompetently handled, mismanaged every step of the way.’
- ‘This was also partly meant to convince the colonialists that the Africans were ready to manage or mismanage their own affairs.’
- ‘I don't particularly agree the council should acquire private properties as they are grossly mismanaged when in council hands.’
- ‘And he should fire the civilians in the Pentagon responsible for mismanaging the reconstruction effort.’
- ‘I have used grounded research to explore how middle managers might facilitate or inhibit change by managing or mismanaging the emotions of their employees.’
- ‘They are so mismanaging their economy and are so alienating young people and women that their fate today looks a lot like the Kremlin leaders in 1988 or the French monarchy in 1788.’
- ‘It's a cautionary tale about mismanaging intellectual property.’
- ‘But also it does not want to shore up companies which have been mismanaging their pensions or not contributing adequately.’
- ‘The channels accused him with all their might of a variety of crimes, from destroying the armed forces to personally mismanaging the rescue operations.’
- ‘If anyone working in the private sector mismanaged a budget as badly as the council has, they would be sacked.’
- ‘But just who is this man who's been accused of mismanaging his country's oil revenue?’
- ‘Now he and his firm are being sued for mismanaging worker retirement funds.’
- ‘Unless they were mismanaged, rich school districts could have better equipped schools.’
- ‘Protesters blame him for mismanaging the economy, bungling the fight against SARS, and listening too carefully to Beijing and not enough to local opinion.’
- ‘At a birthday celebration, he blasted those who accuse him of mismanaging the country, laying the blame for his country's economic and political crisis at the door of the opposition.’
- ‘For years, the country was led by one political party, which was often accused of mismanaging the economy and abusing the rights of citizens.’
- ‘Silent observers continue to watch, unsure whether it is us mismanaging our affairs or just the stronger and more corruptible ones keeping their grip tight.’
- ‘After the Ministry of National Security, it is difficult to determine which of the other ministries is mismanaged the most.’
- ‘Consequently, the FDA has been criticized for mismanaging the situation.’
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