Synonyms and Antonyms for sexual-abuse

1. sexual abuse (n.)

a statutory offense that provides that it is a crime to knowingly cause another person to engage in an unwanted sexual act by force or threat

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2. sexual (adj.)

having or involving sex

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3. sexual (adj.)

involved in a sexual relationship

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4. abuse (v.)

treat badly

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5. abuse (v.)

change the inherent purpose or function of something

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7. abuse (v.)

use foul or abusive language towards

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8. abuse (v.)

use wrongly or improperly or excessively

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9. abuse (n.)

improper or excessive use

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10. abuse (n.)

a rude expression intended to offend or hurt

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