Definisi 'abuse'

English to English
1. cruel or inhumane treatment Terjemahkan
the child showed signs of physical abuse
source: wordnet30

2. a rude expression intended to offend or hurt Terjemahkan
when a student made a stupid mistake he spared them no abuse|they yelled insults at the visiting team
source: wordnet30

3. improper or excessive use Terjemahkan
alcohol abuse|the abuse of public funds
source: wordnet30

4. Improper treatment or use; application to a wrong or bad purpose; misuse; as, an abuse of our natural powers; an abuse of civil rights, or of privileges or advantages; an abuse of language. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

5. treat badly Terjemahkan
This boss abuses his workers|She is always stepping on others to get ahead
source: wordnet30

6. change the inherent purpose or function of something Terjemahkan
Don't abuse the system|The director of the factory misused the funds intended for the health care of his workers
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7. use foul or abusive language towards Terjemahkan
The actress abused the policeman who gave her a parking ticket|The angry mother shouted at the teacher
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8. use wrongly or improperly or excessively Terjemahkan
Her husband often abuses alcohol|while she was pregnant, she abused drugs
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9. To put to a wrong use; to misapply; to misuse; to put to a bad use; to use for a wrong purpose or end; to pervert; as, to abuse inherited gold; to make an excessive use of; as, to abuse one's authority. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

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