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noun as in abuse

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The NFL’s doormat, the team that was outscored by its opponents this season, manhandled the franchise that tormented it for decades.

Chubb shredded the Steelers for runs of 17 and 20 yards, Cleveland’s offensive line manhandling the Steelers.

The Tigers’ defense has been manhandled on all but one drive and the Buckeyes could put the game away with another score.

So you had to get the ironic attitude toward the media before you could grasp the satiric manhandling of the politicians.

Yes; but it wasnt manhandling; it was brute-handling, beast-handling.

Physically I had fully recovered from my terrible manhandling, but in spirit I still writhed at the outrage of it.

Suddenly the mountain of flesh and the debile victim that he was ruthlessly manhandling disappeared from view.

"I can hardly believe you are the same man I saw manhandling your enemy an hour ago," she declared.

Presently the giant paused in manhandling his men, and sniffed the air.


On this page you'll find 34 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to manhandling, such as: crime, damage, harm, injury, maltreatment, and misdeed.

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