Synonyms of misapply in English:

misapply


See definition of misapply

verb

1‘the idea of permissiveness has been overstated, exaggerated, or misapplied’

SYNONYMS

misuse, make bad use of, mishandle, misemploy, misappropriate, abuse, exploit, pervert, prostitute

distort, garble, warp, misinterpret, misconstrue, misrepresent

squander, waste, dissipate