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Noun Concept
Categories: Military prisoner abuse scandals, Abuse, Human rights abuses
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abuse  ill-treatment  maltreatment  ill-usage
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Cruel or inhumane treatment WordNet 3.0
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Abuse is the improper usage or treatment of a thing, often to unfairly or improperly gain benefit. Wikipedia
Mistreatment of people, children, systems or animals Wikidata
Improper or excessive treatment or usage (e.g. alchool); application to a wrong or bad purpose (e.g. public funds). OmegaWiki
Improper treatment or usage; application to a wrong or bad purpose; an unjust, corrupt or wrongful practice or custom. Wiktionary
Corrupt practice. Wiktionary (translation)
Improper usage. Wiktionary (translation)
Bad, unkind or abusive treatment. Wiktionary
Cruel or harmful treatment or abuse; mistreatment. Wiktionary
Cruel or harmful treatment. Wiktionary (translation)
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The child showed signs of physical abuse WordNet 3.0
All abuse, whether physical, verbal, psychological or sexual, is bad. Wiktionary
Human rights abuses. Wiktionary