Example sentences for: improperly

How can you use “improperly” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • HAZARDOUS WASTE - A solid, liquid, or gaseous waste, or combination of these wastes, which because of its quantity, concentration, or physical, chemical, or infectious characteristics may cause or significantly contribute to an increase in mortality or an increase in serious irreversible, or incapacitating reversible, illness or pose a substantial present or potential hazard to human health or the environment when improperly treated, stored, transported, disposed of, or otherwise managed.

  • I do not believe there was any case in which this power was improperly used.

  • This, Webb says, led to two hypotheses: either the brain area for face processing is not set up correctly in autistic children, or the way these children incorporate experiences from their environment is so different that the brain area develops improperly.

  • The NYT and WP , following up a story in Wednesday's Washington Times , report that a Pentagon admiral has been accused of improperly steering military contracts to the firm owned by the woman he was committing adultery with.

  • Because of concern that ethylene accumulation in covered plates could improperly stimulate nodulation-related gene expression, seedlings were treated with Ag 2 SO 4 , an inhibitor of the plants' response to ethylene [ 6].

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