verbal abuse

noun

Definition of verbal abuse

: harsh and insulting language directed at a person She was a victim of verbal abuse.

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“Verbal abuse.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/verbal%20abuse. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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