mismanages, 3rd person singular present; mismanaged, past participle; mismanaged, past tense; mismanaging, present participle;
Manage (something) badly or wrongly
manage badly or incompetently; "The funds were mismanaged"
(mismanagement) management that is careless or inefficient; "he accomplished little due to the mismanagement of his energies"
To manage an area of responsibility in a way which is inept, incompetent, or dishonest
(Mismanagement) A collective term covering acts of waste and abuse. Extravagant, careless, or needless expenditure of Government funds or the consumption or misuse of Government property or resources, resulting from deficient practices, systems, controls, or decisions. ...
(Mismanagement) Hash officials; sometimes elected, sometimes appointed
(Mismanagement) really really stupid actions, plus quite possibly some obfuscation to save face.