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abuse


In dictionary for phrase abuse was found total 20 words.

Pronunciation:

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abuse hrubé zacházení
abuse nadávat v:
abuse nadávka n:
abuse nadávky n: pl.
abuse spílat v:
abuse týrat v:
abuse zneužít
abuse zneužití n:
abuse zneužívání n:
abuse zneužívat v:
abuse abúzus Med.
abuse zneužívání Med.
abuse zle nakládat (s kým Právnicko-obchodní pojem
abuse zneužití Právnicko-obchodní pojem
abuse zneužívat Právnicko-obchodní pojem
abuse čím) Právnicko-obchodní pojem
abuse zle nakládat Právnicko-obchodní pojem
Abuse Chyba
Abuse Vandalismus
Abuse Zneužít

DEEP TRANSLATE

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abuse

Definition:

AbuseTo put to a wrong use; to misapply; to misuse; to put to a bad use; to use for a wrong purpose or end; to pervert; as, to abuse inherited gold; to make an excessive use of; as, to abuse one's authority.
AbuseTo use ill; to maltreat; to act injuriously to; to punish or to tax excessively; to hurt; as, to abuse prisoners, to abuse one's powers, one's patience.
AbuseTo revile; to reproach coarsely; to disparage.
AbuseTo dishonor.
AbuseTo violate; to ravish.
AbuseTo deceive; to impose on.
AbuseImproper treatment or use; application to a wrong or bad purpose; misuse; as, an abuse of our natural powers; an abuse of civil rights, or of privileges or advantages; an abuse of language.
AbusePhysical ill treatment; injury.
AbuseA corrupt practice or custom; offense; crime; fault; as, the abuses in the civil service.
AbuseVituperative words; coarse, insulting speech; abusive language; virulent condemnation; reviling.
AbuseViolation; rape; as, abuse of a female child.

Synonyms:

insult, contumely, revilement, vilification, ill-treatment, maltreatment, ill-usage, misuse, shout, clapperclaw, blackguard, ill-treat, ill-use, mistreat, maltreat, step, pervert, misuse,
maltreatment, ill-treatment, ill-usage, insult, revilement, contumely, vilification, misuse, discourtesy, disrespect, employment, exercise, mistreatment, usage, use, utilisation, utilization,

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Number of lists: 7
(noun) maltreatment|ill-treatment|ill-usage|mistreatment (generic term)
(noun) insult|revilement|contumely|vilification|disrespect (generic term)|discourtesy (generic term)
(noun) misuse|use (generic term)|usage (generic term)|utilization (generic term)|utilisation (generic term)|employment (generic term)|exercise (generic term)
(verb) mistreat|maltreat|ill-use|step|ill-treat|treat (generic term)|handle (generic term)|do by (generic term)
(verb) pervert|misuse|use (generic term)|expend (generic term)
(verb) clapperclaw|blackguard|shout|attack (generic term)|round (generic term)|assail (generic term)|lash out (generic term)|snipe (generic term)|assault (generic term)
(verb) use (generic term)|expend (generic term)

Antonyms:

Nothing antonyms found for term: abuse

 Flag United states of America round flag English explanatory dictionary

v. & n. --v.tr. 1 use to bad effect or for a bad purpose; misuse (abused his position of power). 2 insult verbally. 3 maltreat. --n. 1 a incorrect or improper use (the abuse of power). b an instance of this. 2 insulting language (a torrent of abuse). 3 unjust or corrupt practice. 4 maltreatment of a person (child abuse). øøabuser n. [ME f. OF abus (n.), abuser (v.) f. L abusus, abuti (as AB-, uti us- USE)],

Use in sentenses

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Abuse of it harms everyone , and profits from its use should benefit all as well , implying the need to establish worldwide democratic rights over what is an unarguably universal resource . Její zneužití poškozuje každého a zisky z jejího využívání by měly přinášet prospěch všem , z čehož vyplývá potřeba zavést celosvětová demokratická práva na tento bezesporu univerzální přírodní zdroj

Merrian-Webster dictionary

Term Word class Description
abuse nounPhysical maltreatment
abuse transitive verbto attack in words : REVILE

Use phrase in quotation

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John Adams Abuse of words has been the great instrument of sophistry and chicanery, of party, faction, and division of society.
Thomas Fuller Abused patience turns to fury.
John Adams Abuse of words has been the great instrument of sophistry and chicanery, of party, faction, and division of society.