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Another word for abuse

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Noun
  1. Misuse

  2. Insulting language

  3. Ill-treatment

Verb
  1. To treat badly

  2. To hurt with words

Another word for abuse

Verb
  1. To use wrongly and improperly

    See also:

    treat well

  2. To take advantage of unfairly

      1. To put or bring into action or service; employ for or apply to a given purpose
      2. To take or consume for a purpose:
      3. To avail oneself of; practice:
      1. To take for granted that something is true or factual; make a supposition.
      2. To venture without authority or permission; dare:
      3. To take upon oneself without permission or authority; dare (to say or do something); venture
      1. To offer or circulate fraudulently; pass off:
      2. To force oneself on or take unfair advantage of others:
      3. To arrange (pages of type or plates) in a frame in the proper order of printing
      1. To employ to the greatest possible advantage:
      2. To make use of; turn to account; utilize productively
      3. To use for one’s own advantage.
    See also:

    treat well

  3. To hurt or injure by maltreatment

    See also:

    help

  4. To attack with harsh, often insulting language

    See also:

    praise

Noun
  1. Wrong, often corrupt use

    See also:

    treat well

  2. Harsh, often insulting language

    See also:

    praise