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mistreat

see definition of mistreat
  • verbtreat badly or wrongly
  • verbharm
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Synonyms for mistreat

verb treat badly or wrongly
  • abuse
  • brutalize
  • harm
  • maltreat
  • maul
  • misuse
  • molest
  • rough up
  • backbite
  • bash
  • chop
  • injure
  • outrage
  • rip
  • roughhouse
  • total
  • trash
  • wax
  • wound
  • wrong
  • bung up
  • do wrong
  • dump on
  • give black eye
  • handle roughly
  • kick around
  • knock around
  • mess up
  • push around
  • shake up

Antonyms for mistreat

  • aid
  • assist
  • benefit
  • guard
  • help
  • protect
  • cure
  • heal
  • coddle
  • favor
  • pamper
  • pet
  • please
  • satisfy
  • treat well
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to mistreat

abuse

verb. physically hurt or injure

abused

verb. physically hurt or injure

abusing

verb. physically hurt or injure

brutalize

verb. abuse

bullyrag

verb. intimidate

corrupt

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