[mis-man-ij] /mɪsˈmæn ɪdʒ/
verb (used with or without object), mismanaged, mismanaging.
to incompetently or dishonestly:
to mismanage funds.
(transitive) to manage badly or wrongly
1660s; see mis- (1) + management.
1680s, from mis- (1) + manage. Related: Mismanaged; mismanaging.
[mis-mar-ij] /mɪsˈmær ɪdʒ/ noun 1. an unsuitable or unhappy .
[mis-mach; for 2 also mis-mach] /mɪsˈmætʃ; for 2 also ˈmɪsˌmætʃ/ verb (used with object) 1. to badly or unsuitably. noun 2. a bad or unsatisfactory . /ˌmɪsˈmætʃ/ verb 1. to match badly, esp in marriage noun 2. a bad or inappropriate match v. 1590s, from mis- (1) + match (v.). Related: Mismatched; mismatching. n. c.1600, […]
[mis-meyt] /mɪsˈmeɪt/ verb (used with or without object), mismated, mismating. 1. to unsuitably or wrongly.
[mezh-er] /ˈmɛʒ ər/ noun 1. a unit or standard of : weights and measures. 2. a system of : liquid measure. 3. an instrument, as a graduated rod or a container of standard capacity, for measuring. 4. the extent, dimensions, quantity, etc., of something, ascertained especially by comparison with a standard: to take the measure […]