Synonyms of misappropriate in English:


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See UK English definition of misappropriate

See Spanish definition of malversar


1‘he confessed to having misappropriated $2.2bn from his clients' portfolios’

embezzle, expropriate, steal, thieve, pilfer, swindle, pocket, help oneself to, abscond with, make off with, have one's fingers in the till, have one's hand in the till
informal skim, swipe, lift, filch, rip off, snitch
British informal pinch, half-inch, nick, whip, knock off, bone
rare peculate, defalcate