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misused Sentence Examples

  • But because it can be misused doesn't mean it cannot be used well.

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  • the historic frontiers of the Czechoslovak State it would indeed have been difficult, with justice, to deduce a right of self-determination, that is to say, the right, in this case, of retaining all the fruits of misused power.

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  • 2 Gratian, in the 12th century, tried to explain this away by assuming that concubinage here referred to meant a formless marriage; but in 398 a church council can scarcely so have misused the technical terms of the then current civil law (Gratian, Decretum, pars i.

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  • But here constitutional growth ceased: the law-making body made few and unimportant modifications of custom; the courts were too weak for the chiefs who misused and defied them; the speaker's power was not sufficiently supported; even the ecclesiastical innovations, while they secured peace for a time, provoked in the end the struggles which put an end to the commonwealth.

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  • But here constitutional growth ceased: the law-making body made few and unimportant modifications of custom; the courts were too weak for the chiefs who misused and defied them; the speaker's power was not sufficiently supported; even the ecclesiastical innovations, while they secured peace for a time, provoked in the end the struggles which put an end to the commonwealth.

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  • In Poland itself the tsar left much of the current civil administration in the hands of the nobles, whose power over their peasants was hardly diminished and was misused as of old.

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  • Moreover, he ordered that "no officer should be required or permitted to take part in the management of political organizations, caucuses, conventions or election campaigns," and that "no assessment for political purposes on officers or subordinates should be allowed"; and he removed from their offices the heads of the post-office in St Louis and of the customhouse in New York - influential party managers - on the ground that they had misused their official positions for partisan ends.

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  • In these circumstances his accession could not have the political importance which would otherwise have attached to it, though it was disfigured by a vicious outburst of party passion in which the names of the emperor and the empress were constantly misused.

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  • anesthetic agents become misused drugs.

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  • In origami this term is often misused to mean any star-like form produced by adding pyramids to the faces of a convex polyhedron.

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  • In these circumstances his accession could not have the political importance which would otherwise have attached to it, though it was disfigured by a vicious outburst of party passion in which the names of the emperor and the empress were constantly misused.

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  • the historic frontiers of the Czechoslovak State it would indeed have been difficult, with justice, to deduce a right of self-determination, that is to say, the right, in this case, of retaining all the fruits of misused power.

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  • In Poland itself the tsar left much of the current civil administration in the hands of the nobles, whose power over their peasants was hardly diminished and was misused as of old.

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  • Moreover, he ordered that "no officer should be required or permitted to take part in the management of political organizations, caucuses, conventions or election campaigns," and that "no assessment for political purposes on officers or subordinates should be allowed"; and he removed from their offices the heads of the post-office in St Louis and of the customhouse in New York - influential party managers - on the ground that they had misused their official positions for partisan ends.

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  • 2 Gratian, in the 12th century, tried to explain this away by assuming that concubinage here referred to meant a formless marriage; but in 398 a church council can scarcely so have misused the technical terms of the then current civil law (Gratian, Decretum, pars i.

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  • As a nickname the term "agnostic" was soon misused to cover any and every variation of scepticism, and just as popular preachers confused it with atheism in their denunciations, so the callow freethinker - following Tennyson's path of "honest doubt" - classed himself with the agnostics, even while he combined an instinctively Christian theism with a facile rejection of the historical evidences for Christianity.

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  • If possible, you should pick a company that offers protection in case a card is ever lost, stolen, or misused.

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  • If a card is misused, it can be suspended indefinitely until a parent decides to reactivate the card for use.

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  • According to the National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 3.1 million people between the ages of 12 and 25 misused cold and cough medicines such as NyQuil, Coricidin and Robitussin in 2006.

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  • Alcohol is generally harmless when used in moderation and in the appropriate setting, but it can prove deadly when misused.

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  • Remember that spell check programs won't catch things such as transposed letters that still make legitimate words (e.g., form/from) or homonyms that are misused.

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  • The program won't catch things such as transposed letters that still make legitimate words (e.g., form/from) or homonyms that are misused.

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  • Other varieties of the common Beet are misused in the garden for the sake of their dark colors, but no artistic flower gardening is possible where such vegetables out of place are used.

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  • Iresine - Dwarf half-hardy plants, remarkable for their foliage, and much misused in the flower garden.

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  • There are no refunds or rainchecks offered for misused tickets, and savvy visitors will opt for a ticket that can give them the fun experience they are hoping to have.

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  • Believe it or not, there is actually a fair bit of confusion over the term and it is commonly misused by the general public.

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  • While these products are not addictive, they are toxic when misused.

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  • The only known risk of the Wechsler intelligence tests is that the results are misused or are given undue weight.

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  • While Pisces is a forgiving sign, those with this aspect need to take care so that they are not misused, neglected or abused.

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  • They claim that the evidence is faked somehow and that such devices are being misused.

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  • Any font can be misused by printing it too small.

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  • However, most of these weight loss aids are not FDA approved and may contain ingredients that are potentially dangerous, particularly when misused.

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  • The term is often misused, even by seasoned fitness professionals.

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  • "Je te veux" is often misused by non native speakers who mix it up with "Je te trouve sympa."

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  • It might be a good idea not to get too carried away with the ALT text, just like the background image; the goal of any website is a clear message, and this can clutter if misused.

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