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Synonyms for misappropriate

Synonyms for misappropriate

to use wrongly and improperly

Synonyms for misappropriate

appropriate (as property entrusted to one's care) fraudulently to one's own use

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If the company holding the insurance policy misappropriates investor funds, the policy may be cancelled or the investors may be obligated to pay the premiums, which can be several hundred thousand dollars per year.
The misappropriation theory basically holds that if a person misappropriates inside information and trades on it, the trading is illegal because that person has breached a trust.
com frames or misappropriates content for its own profit via "the sale of advertising space.