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Synonyms and antonyms for abuse

1. abuse (v.)

treat badly

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2. abuse (v.)

change the inherent purpose or function of something

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3. abuse (n.)

cruel or inhumane treatment

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4. abuse (v.)

use foul or abusive language towards

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5. abuse (v.)

use wrongly or improperly or excessively

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6. abuse (n.)

improper or excessive use

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7. abuse (n.)

a rude expression intended to offend or hurt

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8. self-abuse (n.)

manual stimulation of your own genital organ for sexual pleasure

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