vt.滥用, 辱骂, 虐待
She attacked him with a torrent of abuse.
I didn't expect him to descend to personal abuse.
The boy's breaking of window glasses caused a hail of abuse.
The government has set up a working party to look into the problem of drug abuse.
His political reputation was tainted by his abuse of the power.
He greeted me with a stream of abuse.
They talked about how the uses and abuses of figures to prove things in politics.
It's easy to abuse one's power.
cruel or inhumane treatment
a rude expression intended to offend or hurt
improper or excessive use
change the inherent purpose or function of something
use foul or abusive language towards
use wrongly or improperly or excessively
1. 滥用, 妄用
He abused his power while in office.
2. 辱骂; 毁谤
You are always abusing and offending people.
3. 虐待, 伤害[H]
Those captives were physically abused.
vt.伤害; 滥用; 辱骂
滥用, 妄用, 虐待
I'm afraid the position is open to abuse.
They decided to reform social abuses.
He burst into a storm of abuse.
He never abuses his privilege.
Stop abusing the child.
Most of the foremen abused the workmen in the foulest languages.