mishandle


mishandle (http://definr.com/mishandle)

     v 1: make a mess of, destroy or ruin [syn: botch, bumble, fumble,
           botch up, muff, blow, flub, screw up, {ball
          up}, spoil, muck up, bungle, fluff, bollix, {bollix
          up}, bollocks, bollocks up, bobble, louse up, {foul
          up}, mess up, fuck up]
     2: manage badly or incompetently; "The funds were mismanaged"
        [syn: mismanage, misconduct]