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mistreating

verb
present participle of mistreat

Synonyms & Antonyms of mistreating

to inflict physical or emotional harm upon
  • the foster parent who had been mistreating his charges was sent to jail

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“Mistreating.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/mistreating. Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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