Synsets for "abused"

Synset: mistreat.v.01

Synonyms: mistreat

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: treat badly

Examples: This boss abuses his workers | She is always stepping on others to get ahead

Lemmas: mistreat maltreat abuse ill-use step ill-treat

Hypernym: treat

Hyponym: kick_around

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Synset: pervert.v.03

Synonyms: pervert

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: change the inherent purpose or function of something

Examples: Don't abuse the system | The director of the factory misused the funds intended for the health care of his workers

Lemmas: pervert misuse abuse

Hypernym: use

Hyponym: fracture take_in_vain

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Synset: abuse.v.03

Synonyms: abuse

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: use foul or abusive language towards

Examples: The actress abused the policeman who gave her a parking ticket | The angry mother shouted at the teacher

Lemmas: abuse clapperclaw blackguard shout

Hypernym: attack

Hyponym: curse slang vilify

Antonyms:

    

Synset: abuse.v.04

Synonyms: abuse

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: use wrongly or improperly or excessively

Examples: Her husband often abuses alcohol | while she was pregnant, she abused drugs

Lemmas: abuse

Hypernym: use

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: abused.s.01

Synonyms: abused

Part of Speech: ADJECTIVE SATELLITE

Definition: used improperly or excessively especially drugs

Examples: an abused substance

Lemmas: abused

Hypernym:

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: abused.a.02

Synonyms: abused

Part of Speech: ADJECTIVE

Definition: subjected to cruel treatment

Examples: an abused wife

Lemmas: abused ill-treated maltreated mistreated

Hypernym:

Hyponym:

Antonyms: unabused

    

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Tetrazepam Tetrazepam as with other benzodiazepines is sometimes abused. It is sometimes abused to incapacitate a victim in order to carry out a drug-facilitated crime. or abused in order to achieve a state of intoxication.
Institutional abuse Children who are more likely to be abused often display characteristics of being difficult for workers to deal with and needing more one-on-one supervision, isolation from their family, and previous victims of abuse. Male children are more likely to be abused, and are more often abused physically and neglectfully, while females are more likely to be sexually abused.
Isolation to facilitate abuse Isolation reduces the opportunity of the abused to be rescued or escape from the abuse. It also helps disorientate the abused and makes the abused more dependent on the abuser. The degree of power and control over the abused is contingent upon the degree of his or her physical or emotional isolation.
MTV Roadies (season 8) Renee Dhyani who repeatedly abused other contestants pleaded everyone to forgive her explaining that she was raised like a boy and only abused people to get attention.
Goto The throw-catch exception handling mechanisms can also be easily abused to create non-transparent control structures, just like goto can be abused.
Wilfrid Napier Napier apologised via Twitter for his comments to Stephen Nolan on Radio 5 Live, "I apologise to victims of child abuse offended by my misstatement of what was and still is my concern about all abused, including abused abuser." He went on to say "It's the supreme irony. Because I raised the issue of the abused abuser, I stand accused of insensitivity to the sufferings of the abused."
Analysis of variance say abused) statistical technique in psychological research."
Suicide in the United States This may be related to the shunning, harassment, stigma, and violence that is commonly perpetrated upon people with autism. One study found that 18.5% of American children with autism had been physically abused and 16.5% had been sexually abused. People with autism are much more likely to be sexually abused than the general population.
Abused Confidence Abused Confidence () is a 1938 French drama film directed by Henri Decoin, and starring Danielle Darrieux and Charles Vanel.
National Conference on Crimes Against Children Interviewing and Communication Techniques with the Sexually Abused Child
Darren Hayes At school, Hayes was bullied and physically and verbally abused.
Half the House: A Memoir Hoffman is also physically abused by his alcoholic father.
Daniel Guttfreund Co-facilitator of a group of sexually abused children.
Malton Priory The priory church is much abused, though impressive.
Springboard Foundation To support homes for abandoned, abused and neglected children.
Crack Money The African Youth Soccer Player - Exploited and Abused - Harmon Publishing
Cough medicine Cough medicines can be abused as recreational drugs.
Preterm birth A 2004 systematic review of 30 studies on the association between intimate partner violence and birth outcomes concluded that preterm birth and other adverse outcomes, including death, are higher among abused pregnant women than among non-abused women.
Death of Jill Meagher Bayley's lawyer told the court that Bayley had been diagnosed with borderline personality disorder and alcohol dependedence. It was also said that he had been physically abused by his father and sexually abused by an older female relative.
Dale Nelson Nelson was a logger in Creston, British Columbia, married with three children. He reportedly physically abused his wife and sexually abused his children. He was also known to become aggressive and unpredictable when he drank to excess and used LSD.