Definitions For Mishandle


  • Manage badly or incompetently
  • Make a mess of, destroy or ruin
  • To deal with or manage (something) badly or incorrectly
  • To touch or treat (something) in a way that causes damage
  • To fail to catch or hold (a ball) properly

Is Mishandle a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Mishandle is worth 15 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Mishandle in a Sentence

  • The police mishandled the investigation.
  • Apples are easily bruised when they are mishandled.
  • The shortstop mishandled the throw.

Synonyms for Mishandle

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