What does abused mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. abused(adj)

    used improperly or excessively especially drugs

    "an abused substance"

  2. abused, ill-treated, maltreated, mistreated(adj)

    subjected to cruel treatment

    "an abused wife"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Abused

    of Abuse

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of abused in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of abused in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of abused in a Sentence

  1. Bob Corker:

    What's happening in America is that the base of each party is demanding those things and unfortunately, the Senate has been willing to respond to the base to break the rules for a short-term outcome that changes the nature of the Senate, both sides have abused the heck out of the filibuster.

  2. Leslie Caldwell:

    While posing as a trusted friend and house guest, McCormack kidnapped his hosts' toddler child and sexually abused the child in local motels and parked cars.

  3. Jonathan White:

    We share concern that I think everyone in this room feels. Anytime a child is abused in the care of ORR is one too many.

  4. Church Elder L. Whitney Clayton:

    Any case is alarming to me. It's a tragedy, i'm a father. I have seven children, four boys and three girls. I have 19 grandchildren. The thought of one of them as a child or youth being abused is absolutely horrific to me.

  5. Gary Herbert:

    We know firsthand what happens when the law is abused for unworthy political purposes, the Grand Staircase Escalante designation and the recent controversial Bears Ears designation are key examples of this, and I am confident that the upcoming review will lead to positive outcomes for Utah and for those who call the beautiful Bears Ears area home.

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