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abused

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  • verbphysically hurt or injure
  • verbuse wrongly
  • verbattack with words
  • verbtake advantage of
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Synonyms for abused

verb physically hurt or injure
  • beat up
  • corrupt
  • harm
  • impair
  • maltreat
  • mistreat
  • misuse
  • molest
  • persecute
  • victimize
  • violate
  • damage
  • defile
  • deprave
  • desecrate
  • hose
  • ill-treat
  • mar
  • mishandle
  • oppress
  • pollute
  • roughhouse
  • ruin
  • spoil
  • taint
  • total
  • wax
  • bang up
  • bung up
  • cut up
  • mess up
  • rough up
  • shake up

Antonyms for abused

  • aid
  • assist
  • help
  • improve
  • please
  • protect
  • treat well
  • clean
  • grow
  • honor
  • purify
  • sanctify
  • acclaim
  • adulate
  • approve
  • benefit
  • care for
  • cherish
  • commend
  • compliment
  • defend
  • esteem
  • praise
  • preserve
  • prize
  • respect
  • revere
  • treasure
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to abused

dull

adjective. boring, uninteresting

duller

adjective. boring, uninteresting

exploited

adjective. used

maligned

adjective. reviled

oppressed

adjective. downtrodden

perverted

adjective. immoral, evil
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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