1. Wrong conduct; bad behavior; mismanagement.
Syn: -- Misbehavior; misdemeanor; mismanagement; misdeed; delinquency; offense.
Mis·con·duct v. t. To conduct amiss; to mismanage.
To misconduct one's self, to behave improperly.
Mis·con·duct, v. i. To behave amiss.
n 1: bad or dishonest management by persons supposed to act on
2: activity that transgresses moral or civil law; "he denied
any wrongdoing" [syn: wrongdoing, wrongful conduct, actus
v 1: behave badly; "The children misbehaved all morning" [syn: misbehave,
misdemean] [ant: behave]
2: manage badly or incompetently; "The funds were mismanaged"
[syn: mismanage, mishandle]