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misused

disused

misused  - treated badly or in an incorrect manner

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The calculator broke because it had been misused.

 

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The photocopying machine had been misused for so long that it finally broke down.
 
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disused - no longer used
* After a search of two hours, they came across the disused tin-mine.
 
* The lost child was finally found in a disused warehouse near the river.
     
*   Many learner drivers had their first lessons at a disused airport five minutes out of town.
 
 
 
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eligible, illegible

eminent, imminent

ensure, assure

formally, formerly

hanged, hung

historic, historical

homework, housework

human, humane

lie, lay

lose, loose

mature, matured

misused, disused

 

moral, morale

persecuted, prosecuted

personal, personnel

precede, proceed

price, prize

principal, principle

rational, rationale

respectably, respectively

stationary, stationery

weather, whether

 

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