abuse of power
This page is about the collocation abuse of power
collocation pattern: noun + noun
the harmful or unethical use of power
- The president was charged with abuse of power after ordering soldiers to shoot at protesters.
- Starting a war for no good reason is probably the worst abuse of power there is.
A similar collocation is "abuse of privilege"
The police were investigated for abuse of power after they
Contributor: Matt Errey