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Definition of the adjective abusive
What does abusive mean as an attribute of a noun?
adjective - degrees: more abusive / most abusive
- expressing offensive reproach
- characterized by physical or psychological maltreatment
- examples: abusive punishment | argued...that foster homes are abusive
- similar: harmful
Alternative definition of the adjective abusive
- Wrongly used; perverted; misapplied.
- Practicing abuse; prone to ill treat by coarse, insulting words or by other ill usage; as, an 'abusive' author; an 'abusive' fellow.
- Containing abuse, or serving as the instrument of abuse; vituperative; reproachful; scurrilous.
- [obsolete] Tending to deceive; fraudulent; cheating.
"Abusive" is a composition.
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collected by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, provide a window on the demographic breakdown of individuals who have been arrested for perpetrating sexually abusive behaviors.
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My ballets belong to my dancers and to the public. They can do with them what they will... I'm not an abusive father, or possessive. Anyway, I have no sense of property. (Maurice Bejart)
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Scrabble value of A1B3U1S1I1V4E1
The value of this 7-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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