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General dictionaries General (9 matching dictionaries)
  1. abuses: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  2. abuses: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  3. Abuse's, Abuses, abuses: Wordnik [home, info]
  4. abuses: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  5. Abuses: Wiktionary [home, info]
  6. abuses: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  7. abuses: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  8. Abuses: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  9. abuses: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. abuses: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. abuses: Medical dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (abuse)

noun:  a rude expression intended to offend or hurt ("When a student made a stupid mistake he spared them no abuse")
noun:  improper or excessive use
noun:  cruel or inhumane treatment
verb:  use foul or abusive language towards ("The actress abused the policeman who gave her a parking ticket")
verb:  treat badly ("This boss abuses his workers")
verb:  change the inherent purpose or function of something ("Don't abuse the system")

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Phrases that include abuses:   abuses of indulgences, medical abuses, military abuses, police abuses

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