Synonyms for Abuse:
n.aa, delirium tremens, dependence, designated driver, Al-Anon, binge drinking, cheers, alcoholism, alcoholics anonymous. blame, oppress, reject, trample, shove around, do someone wrong, hit out, kick around, grind down. bullying, barbarism, cruelty, misappropriate, Brutalities, mishandle. interfere with, ravish. overwork, fritter away, squander, throw away, chuck away, wear out. drink, tipple, belt down, barhop, have a skinful, hold your drink, drink like a fish, sober up, knock back. blaspheme, swear, cuss. •abuse (noun)
maltreatment, misuse, mistreat, shout, ill-use, vilification, ill-usage, pervert, blackguard, contumely, maltreat, insult, ill-treatment, clapperclaw, revilement, ill-treat.
ill-treatment, maltreatment, ill-usage.
curse, disparagement, vilification, vituperation, oath, malediction, swearing, denunciation, damnation, invective.
debasement, desecration, violation, Despoiling, maltreatment, ill-use, misuse, degradation, debauchery, ill-treatment.
•physical hurting, injuring (noun)
damage, hurt, impairment, injury, pollution, violation, maltreatment, harm, defilement.
•verbal attack (noun)
blame, swearing, revilement, vilification, vituperation, invective, curse.
broil, frenzy, assault, terrorism, fracas, turmoil, insurrection, ferocity, torture, outrage, brawl, inhumanity, intensity, uproar, violence, thuggery, vehemence, fight, fury, destructiveness, wildness, rage, atrocity, brutality, fierceness, savagery, barbarity, brutishness, attack, commotion, vandalism.
•wrong use (noun)
debasement, misapplication, misuse, perversion, wrong, mishandling, prostitution, injustice, desecration.
v.•attack with words (verb)
insult, vituperate, revile.
debase, degrade, desecrate, despoil, maltreat, violate, ill-treat, defile, debauch.
•physically hurt or injure (verb)
desecrate, mishandle, mistreat, oppress, violate, maltreat, defile, ill-treat.
ill-treat, ill-use, mistreat, maltreat.
•use wrongly (verb)
overwork, waste, squander.
encroach, transgress, trespass, wrong, do wrong, perpetrate, commit, infringe.
designated driver, swearword, squander, obscenity, misapplication, cheers, alcoholism, prostitution, throw away, overwork, sexual abuse, overuse, chuck away, rail against, indecency, tipple, profanation, alcoholics anonymous, binge drinking, indecent assault, profanity, reject, persecution, expletive, barhop, mishandling, bullying, wastage, hit out, black hole, date rape, knock back, sexual harassment, indecent exposure, belt down, perversion, gang-rape, Al-Anon, grind down, dependence, acquaintance rape, four-letter word, misappropriation, swear, trample, bad language, shove around, cruelty, imprecation, delirium tremens, dissipation. blaspheme, hurt, injustice, wear out, interfere with, drink, aa, cuss. assail, waste, exploit. presume. impose. •attack
kick around, mishandle, do wrong, mistreat.