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"abuse" Meaning in English

1. a rude expression intended to offend or hurt
Part of speech : noun
Example : When a student made a mistake the teacher spared them no abuse.
2. to use foul or abusive language towards
Part of speech : verb
Example : I abused the police officer who issued the parking ticket.
3. to change the inherent purpose or function of something
Part of speech : verb
Example : I was warned not to abuse the system.
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4. cruel or inhumane treatment
Part of speech : noun
Example : the child showed signs of physical abuse
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5. improper or excessive use
Part of speech : noun
Example : alcohol abuse
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6. to treat badly
Part of speech : verb
Example : This boss abuses their workers for no discernible reason since it is counter-productive.
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7. to use wrongly or improperly or excessively
Part of speech : verb
Example : You've abused my generosity more times than I should have allowed.

Translation for "abuse"

abuse meaning in Spanish : abuso
  • abuse meaning in German : Missbrauch
  • abuse meaning in Japanese : 乱用
  • abuse meaning in Turkish : taciz
  • abuse meaning in Chinese : 滥用
  • abuse meaning in Arabic : إساءة
  • abuse meaning in Polish : nadużycie
  • abuse meaning in Hindi : गाली
  • abuse meaning in French : abuser de
  • abuse meaning in Russian : злоупотребление
  • abuse meaning in Tamil : தவறாக
  • abuse meaning in Telugu : తిట్టు
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