Definitions

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  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of mishandle.
  • n. Incorrect handling; mismanagement.

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Examples

  • Kashmir assembly on Monday (July 27) demanding that the National Conference-Congress government explain human rights violations by security forces in the state, and what it calls mishandling of investigations into the Shopian case.

    WN.com - Articles related to Omar Highlights Harnessing of Green Energy

  • Moi criticised what he termed mishandling of the food situation, saying farmers continued to suffer, even as the Government allowed a few people to import maize duty-free.

    The Standard | Headlines

  • The elements of this type of horrific tragedy were described in an extensive investigative report series by the Center for Public Integrity CPI, exposing the persistent, long-term mishandling of sexual violence in higher education.

    Jonathan Kassa: Stand Up to Sexual Violence: SaVE Your Campus

  • The Washington state Department of Ecology has fined a central Washington hops extraction facility $30,000 for long-term mishandling of dangerous wastes.

    The Seattle Times

  • 27 Jul 2009, 1050 hrs IST Opposition People's Democratic Party MLAs created a ruckus on the first day of the budget session of the Jammu and Kashmir assembly on Monday (July 27) demanding that the National Conference-Congress government explain human rights violations by security forces in the state, and what it calls mishandling of investigations into the Shopian case.

    WN.com - Articles related to Omar Highlights Harnessing of Green Energy

  • However, in mishandling our response to terrorist groups, and to Muslim nations, we run the risk of helping to mainstream their threat through Islamic populations, in which case, we’d share the blame for the danger they’d pose then.

    Coyote Blog » Blog Archive » Before We Argue – Lets See If We Are Living In The Same Universe

  • We found that in only five of those 13 incidents, four by guards and one by an interrogator, there was what could be broadly defined as mishandling of a Koran.

    David Corn: More on the Pentagon's Koran Fib

  • You know, the idea of mishandling a firearm never occurred to me as a kid growing up because we grew up with firearms in my home.

    CNN Transcript Mar 1, 2008

  • His cap falling off exposed the blank face of one who for the time being has gone dead to the world and to all its carking cares, and the only response he offered for his mishandling was a deep and sincere snore.

    The Life of the Party

  • Purse, backpack, pocket … where ever I need to have it, I don't have fears that it will be destroyed by a little mishandling, which is why I go for these cheap ones in the first place.

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