Bedeutung von "abuse" Essential English Dictionary


verb uk /əˈbjuːz/ (abusing, abused)

to be cruel and violent with someone:

Some of the women were abused by their husbands.

to use something for the wrong purpose in a way that is bad:

He abused drugs for many years

to say rude words to someone:

The crowd started abusing him.

(Definition von "abuse verb" von Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)