Definition of misgovern verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

misgovern

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˌmɪsˈɡʌvn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌmɪsˈɡʌvərn//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they misgovern
BrE BrE//ˌmɪsˈɡʌvn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌmɪsˈɡʌvərn//
 
he / she / it misgoverns
BrE BrE//ˌmɪsˈɡʌvnz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌmɪsˈɡʌvərnz//
 
past simple misgoverned
BrE BrE//ˌmɪsˈɡʌvnd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌmɪsˈɡʌvərnd//
 
past participle misgoverned
BrE BrE//ˌmɪsˈɡʌvnd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌmɪsˈɡʌvərnd//
 
-ing form misgoverning
BrE BrE//ˌmɪsˈɡʌvnɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌmɪsˈɡʌvərnɪŋ//
 
 
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misgovern something to govern a country or state badly or unfairly
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: misgovern