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Definition of the noun Abusiveness

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noun - plural: abusivenesses

  1. The quality of being abusive; rudeness of language, or violence to the person.


Abusiveness is a musical group.

  • albums: "Krzyk Switu", "Hybris"

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Google previewHandbook of Anger Management and Domestic Violence Offender Treatment (2015)

by Ron Potter-Efron

abusiveness is a learned behavior; 4) abusive behavior is a relationship issue, but it is ultimately the responsibility of the male to control physical violence; 5) abusiveness is a desperate but ultimately maladaptive effort to ...

Google previewTaking Control of Your Life (2011)

Achieving Emotional Mastery by Dean Van Leuven

Abusiveness is a mutual problem because as long as it exists you both have to live with it; or leave the relationship. One partner may be...

Abusiveness is an effort to solve a problem in an ineffective and emotional way.

Google previewIntimate Violence (2013)

Contemporary Treatment Innovations by Donald Dutton, Daniel Jay Sonkin

PACT principle five states “abusiveness is a desperate, but selfdefeating, effort to change the relationship.” The program is founded on the social-learning premise that aggression continues because it works. The man must learn other methods ...

Google previewSupporting Crisis Survivors (2013)

A Resource For CareProfessionals and Lay People by Everton I. Anderson Ph.D.

Generally, domestic violence is perpetrated by a small section of the family, since abusiveness is an acquired way of life that is carried over from one era to another .122 Moreover, adults who have been exposed to childhood violence, to those ...

Google previewForgiveness, the Passionate Journey (2001)

Nine Steps of Forgiving through Jesus' Beatitudes by Flora Slosson Wuellner

Abusiveness is an addiction to power exerted over another, and mere communication skills do not heal it. Setting limits is absolutely necessary in such cases.

Google previewHandbook of Social Problems (2004)

A Comparative International Perspective by George Ritzer

Obviously, abusiveness is a maner of degree; there is no precise cutoff point demarcating "abusive" from "nonabusive" drug use. Nonetheless, as a general rule, the higher the doses and the more frequent the use. the greater the likelihood ...

Google previewDictionary of the English Language (Complete and Unabridged) (2011)

by Samuel Johnson

ABUSIVENESS (ABU'SIVENESS) n.s.[from abuse.]The quality of being abusive; foulness of language. Pick out of mirth, like stones out of thy ground,Profaneness, filthiness, abusiveness.These are the scum, with which coarse wits abound:The ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Trauma (2012)

by Charles R. Figley

This type of racism has also been termed societal trauma, intergenerational trauma, racist incident–based trauma, insidious trauma, psychological trauma, and emotional abusiveness. This entry discusses the impact of racism-induced trauma ...

Google previewAn English-Irish Dictionary (1855)

by Daniel Foley

Abusiveness, s.

Google previewSchirmer's Complete Rhyming Dictionary (2010)

by Paul Zollo

abruptness absentmindedness absoluteness abstractness absurdness abusiveness accomplice accountableness accurateness accursedness accusativeness acquisitiveness acridness acrimonious acropolis activeness actless actress ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of Psychological Astrology (2005)

by Charles Carter

Slander; Abusiveness. Cancer is not, as is often assumed, a disease especially connected with the Moon or with the sign of the same name, although, of course, it frequently attacks the stomach. The typical indication is that the Sun is nearly ...

Google previewA Dictionary, Gujarati and English. 2. ed (1868)

hunting, gambling, sleeping during the day, abusiveness, lechery, drunkenness, dancing, singing, playing, hypocrisy. (ol Ten, § 134, desire, so born of or produced from,94× iricalamity.) ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Numípu Or Nez Perce Language (1895)

by Morvillo, Anthony

Abusiveness; au- dacity ; disregard. Petulant, Petukes, a. Abusive; impudent; audacious. Oksoks, a. Abusive; disregarding; audacious. Photograph, Pikzis, n. A picture by the action of sun light. Physie, Sapattas elekipg, n. A purge; a cathartic.

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Scrabble value of A1B3U1S1I1V4E1N1E1S1S1

The value of this 11-letter word is 16 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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