Synonyms of 'abuse'

addiction, afflict, aggrieve, assail, assault, atrocity, attack, batter, befoul, belittle, berate, betray, bewitch, billingsgate, blacken, blackguard, blaspheme, bleed, blight, bruise, buffet, calumniate, calumniation, calumny, catachresis, censure, condemn, contumely, conversion, corrupt, corruption, criminal assault, crucify, curse, damage, damn, debase, debauch, deceive, decry, defalcate, defalcation, defamation, defame, defile, defloration, deflower, dependence, deprave, deprecate, depreciate, derogate, desecrate, despoil, destroy, diatribe, disadvantage, discount, disparage, dispraise, disserve, distress, diversion, divert, doom, drain, embezzle, envenom, epithet, execrate, execration, exploit, fault, force, foul, harass, harm, hex, hurt, ill-treat, ill-usage, ill-use, impair, impose, imprecation, infect, injure, injury, invective, jaw, jeremiad, jinx, knock about, lambaste, libel, maladminister, malediction, malfeasance, malign, malpractice, maltreat, malversation, manhandle, manipulate, mar, masturbation, maul, menace, milk, minimize, misapply, misappropriate, misconduct, misfeasance, mishandle, mislead, mismanage, mistreat, misusage, misuse, molest, molestation, mud, objurgate, obloquy, onslaught, oppress, opprobrium, outrage, peculate, persecute, perversion, pervert, Philippic, pilfer, poison, pollute, prejudice, priapism, profane, profanity, prostitute, prostitution, rag, railing, rape, rate, rating, ravage, ravish, ravishment, rebuke, reproach, revile, rough, ruin, savage, scathe, scold, screed, scurrility, seduce, seduction, self-abuse, slander, soil, spoil, stroke, sully, swear, taint, threaten, tirade, tongue-lash, tongue-lashing, torment, torture, traduce, upbraid, upbraiding, vilify, violate, violence, vituperate, vituperation, wound, wrong, use