Definition of "misappropriate"
  1. The illegal or improper use of something, often money or assets, that belongs to someone else, similar to theft or embezzlement
How to use "misappropriate" in a sentence
  1. The manager was fired when it was discovered that he had begun to misappropriate company funds to fund his personal expenses.
  2. The charitable organization was investigated for allegations that they misappropriate donations instead of using them for aid.
  3. The police are investigating the possibility that the accountant was helping to misappropriate funds from the bank.

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