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Definition of Abusive
Abusive A*bu"sive, a. [Cf. F. abusif, fr. L. abusivus.]
1. Wrongly used; perverted; misapplied.
I am . . . necessitated to use the word Parliament
improperly, according to the abusive acceptation
2. Given to misusing; also, full of abuses. [Archaic] ``The
abusive prerogatives of his see.' --Hallam.
3. Practicing abuse; prone to ill treat by coarse, insulting
words or by other ill usage; as, an abusive author; an
4. Containing abuse, or serving as the instrument of abuse;
vituperative; reproachful; scurrilous. ``An abusive
5. Tending to deceive; fraudulent; cheating. [Obs.] ``An
abusive treaty.' --Bacon.
Syn: Reproachful; scurrilous; opprobrious; insolent;
insulting; injurious; offensive; reviling.
Meaning of Abusive from wikipedia
(also called abuse
of rank) is treating people
of a lower
rank in an abusive
, discriminatory, or exploitative
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relationships, and may include
bullying, gaslighting, and abuse
- Abusive supervision
is most commonly studied
in the context
of the workplace, although
in other areas
such as in the household
and at school...
- Ad hominem
(Latin for "to the person"), short
ad hominem, is a fallacious argumentative strategy whereby genuine discussion
of the topic...
- Abusive power
behavior, coercive control
power) is the way that an abusive person gains
and maintains power
(AHT), commonly known
(SBS), is an injury
to a child's head caused
(1962–2010) was one of the world's most repressive
regimes. In November
- he described
as a racist
"**** supporter", was ****ually and physically abusive
, and that Spacey
had shut down emotionally
"very sly and smart"...
they are accused
or given access
to a lawyer
and are subject
to abusive treatment
if they do not confess. At trial, there
is a presumption...
- was accused
sets of parents
of holding their daughters
in an "abusive
and the alleged victims
deny the allegations. Kelly
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