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maltreat

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  • verbabuse
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Synonyms for maltreat

verb abuse
  • victimize
  • damage
  • harm
  • injure
  • mishandle
  • misuse

Antonyms for maltreat

  • aid
  • assist
  • benefit
  • fix
  • help
  • improve
  • mend
  • treat well
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More words related to maltreat

abuse

verb. physically hurt or injure

abused

verb. physically hurt or injure

abusing

verb. physically hurt or injure

assail

verb. attack, usually with words

assailed

verb. attack, usually with words

beat

verb. injure by striking
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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