- Word Combinations (noun), Word Parts
|part of speech:
||an illegal act or wrongdoing, esp. by a public official.
The governor was charged with malfeasance after it was discovered that she'd spent public funds on a vacation home.
- similar words:
- abuse, misconduct
||crime, iniquity, injury, malpractice, misconduct, offense
||malfeasant (adj.), malfeasant (n.)