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maltreat

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of MALTREAT

1
to inflict physical or emotional harm upon <emotionally maltreated and neglected for years by her husband, she had long ago resigned herself to a loveless marriage>
2
to abuse physically <if you maltreat the puppy, we will take it away immediately>
Synonyms maltreat, maul, mishandle, rough (up)

April 27, 2015
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