Definition of misgovern verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

misgovern

 verb
verb
NAmE//ˌmɪsˈɡʌvərn//
 
misgovern somethingVerb Forms present simple I / you / we / they misgovern
 
he / she / it misgoverns
 
past simple misgoverned
 
-ing form misgoverning
 
 
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to govern a country or state badly or unfairly
misgovernment
 
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NAmE//ˌmɪsˈɡʌvərmənt//
 
, NAmE//ˌmɪsˈɡʌvərnmənt//
 
noun [uncountable]
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