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

Antonyms:

    

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

Antonyms:

    

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.
Analysis of variance say abused) statistical technique in psychological research."
Christopher Curry (actor) - Used, Abused and Unenthused (2006) ... Matt Stewart
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."
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.
National Conference on Crimes Against Children Forensic and Legal Implications of Interviewing Sexually Abused Children
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.
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.
Elizabeth Blackburn Studies suggest that chronic psychological stress may accelerate ageing at the cellular level. Intimate partner violence was found to shorten telomere length in formerly abused women versus never abused women, possibly causing poorer overall health and greater morbidity in abused women.
Domestic violence in Iran A World Health Organization (WHO) study in Babol found that within the previous year 15.0% of wives had been physically abused, 42.4% had been sexually abused and 81.5% had been psychologically abused (to various degrees) by their husbands, blaming low income, young age, unemployment and low education.
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.