What is another word for malfeasance?

241 synonyms found


[ mˌalfˈiːzəns], [ mˌalfˈiːzəns], [ m_ˌa_l_f_ˈiː_z_ə_n_s]

Related words: corruption, tyranny, abuse of power, acts of wrongdoing

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    How to use "Malfeasance" in context?

    In law, malfeasance is a serious unethical conduct of a public official, such as a judge, prosecutor, or public servant. Malfeasance is not just an individual lapse in judgment or ethics, but includes any violation of the law. It may also involve intentional misconduct, such as refusal to obey a law or falsification of information.

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