ill-use


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ill-use

verb abuse, abuti, afflict, be hurtful, be malevvlent, bruise, buffet, castigate, cause evil, damage, deal hard measure to, do an injustice to, do evil, do harm to, do violence, do wrong, flagellate, grind, harm, hurt, ill-treat, knock about, malign, maltreat, manhandle, manipulate, mishandle, mistreat, misuse, oppress, overdrive, persecute, plague, show ill will, torment, torture, treat cruelly, treat unnairly, treat unkindly, use badly, use wrongly
Associated concepts: contributory negligence, misuse of a product
See also: abuse, exploit, harass, harm, harrow, maltreat, misuse, violate