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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the verb abuse:

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Synonyms of the noun abuse

The noun abuse has more than one meaning. Please check the definition for more details about its synonyms.

Equivalent words for the noun abuse:

  1. contumely (9 letter word for abuse)
    • plural: contumelies
  2. insult (6 letter word for abuse)
    • plural: insults
    • related terms: counterinsult, preinsult, reinsult, insultment, insultable, insulter, insultant, insultation, Insultive
  3. maltreatment (12 letter word, one of the longest synonyms for abuse)
    • plural: maltreatments
    • related terms: maltreater, maltreator
  4. misuse (6 letter word for abuse)
    • plural: misuses
    • related terms: misusage, misuser
  5. revilement (10 letter word for abuse)
    • plural: revilements
    • related term: reviler
  6. vilification (12 letter word, one of the longest synonyms for abuse)
    • plural: vilifications
    • related term: vilify

Other equivalent term for the noun abuse:

  1. ill-treatment (13 character term for abuse)
    • related term: ill-treater
  2. ill-usage (9 character term for abuse)

Hypernyms of the noun abuse

More generic words for the noun abuse, that have fewer characters:

  1. job (3 letter word, one of the shortest hypernyms for abuse)
    • plural: jobs
    • related terms: overjob, jobade, jobless, Joblike, JOBY, jobation, jobman
  2. line (4 letter word)
    • plural: lines
    • related terms: picoline, picolinic, kiloline, petaline, midline, indoline, Amphiline, isoline, metaline, monoline, Multiline, Polyline, Periline, proline, Prolinate, pyroline, subline, superline, superliner, colline, collinal, Colliness, inline, Inlinable, A-line, Counterline, interline, interliner, intraline, outline, outliner, overline, reline, reliner, underline, underlinen, underliner, upline, lineage, linen, Lineic, lineless, linelet, linelike, liney, lineable, lineate, liner, linous, lineation, lineman
  3. use (3 letter word, one of the shortest hypernyms for abuse)
    • plural: uses
    • related terms: Multiuse, nonuse, nonusage, nonusable, nonuser, co-use, disuse, disusage, disusance, foreuse, misuse, misusage, misuser, overuse, Overuser, peruse, perusal, perusable, peruser, reuse, reusable, Reuser, re-use, Re-User, Underuse, usee, useful, useless, usure, useable, user

More generic words for the noun abuse, that have the same number of characters:

  1. state (5 letter word)
    • plural: states
    • related terms: microstate, Megastate, ministate, bistate, Bistatic, tristate, antistate, apostate, ecostate, extrastate, Metastate, multistate, Nonstate, prostate, prostatic, prostatism, pro-state, Pseudostate, semistate, Substate, superstate, constate, constatation, constative, instate, costate, disstate, estate, forestate, interstate, intrastate, Macrostate, misstate, misstater, outstate, outstature, outstater, outstation, overstate, prestate, prestation, restate, restation, understate, upstate, upstater, statal, stateful, statehood, stateless, statelet, Statelike, statement, Statoid, stateship, stature, stateable, stater, stator, station, stative, stately
  2. sweat (5 letter word)
    • plural: sweats
    • related terms: a-sweat, foresweat, resweat, undersweat, sweatful, sweatless, Sweatlike, sweaty, sweater
  3. usage (5 letter word)
    • plural: usages
    • related terms: nonusage, disusage, misusage, Usagist, usager

More generic words for the noun abuse, that have more characters:

  1. action (6 letter word)
    • plural: actions
    • related terms: hyperaction, hyperactive, nonaction, Nonactic, Nonactor, nonactive, proaction, self-action, self-actor, self-active, subaction, inaction, inactive, exaction, exactment, exactness, exactable, exacter, exactor, exactive, exactly, transaction, transactor, Transactive, coaction, counteraction, counteracter, counteractor, counteractant, counteractive, interaction, Interactor, interactant, interactive, overaction, Overactor, overactive, preaction, reaction, reactional, reactionism, reactionist, retroaction, retroactive, underaction, underactor, underactive, under-action, actional, Actionee, Actionism, actionist, actionless, actionable, actioner, actionize
  2. activity (8 letter word)
    • plural: activities
    • related terms: bioactivity, Bioactivate, Bioactivation, hyperactivity, hyperaction, hyperactive, hypoactivity, hypoactive, nonactivity, Nonactic, Nonactor, nonaction, nonactive, Proactivity, Psychoactivity, self-activity, self-actor, self-action, self-active, superactivity, superactive, inactivity, inaction, inactive, coactivity, Coactivation, counteractivity, counteracter, counteractor, counteractant, counteraction, counteractive, interactivity, Interactor, interactant, interaction, interactive, overactivity, Overactor, overaction, overactive, photoactivity, photoactive, preactivity, Preactivation, reactivity, Reactivable, reactivate, reactivation, retroactivity, retroaction, retroactive, underactivity, underactor, underaction, underactive, activism, activist, activable, activate, activize, activation
  3. attitude (8 letter word)
    • plural: attitudes
    • related term: attitudist
  4. behavior (8 letter word)
    • plural: behaviors
    • related terms: malbehavior, misbehavior, behavioral, behaviorism, behaviorist, Behaviorwise
  5. behaviour (9 letter word)
    • plural: behaviours
    • related terms: misbehaviour, Misbehavioural, behavioural, behaviourism, behaviourist
  6. business (8 letter word)
  7. ceremonial (10 letter word)
    • plural: ceremonials
    • related terms: anticeremonial, anticeremonious, nonceremonial, nonceremonious, proceremonial, preceremonial, ceremonious
  8. ceremony (8 letter word)
    • plural: ceremonies
    • related terms: preceremony, preceremonial, ceremonial, ceremonious
  9. conduct (7 letter word)
    • plural: conducts
    • related terms: self-conduct, superconduct, superconductor, superconduction, superconductive, malconduct, misconduct, preconduct, preconductor, preconduction, reconduct, Reconductor, reconduction, conductible, conductance, conductor, Conductant, conduction, conductive
  10. content (7 letter word)
    • plural: contents
    • related terms: Microcontent, noncontent, non-content, quasi-content, self-content, discontent, malcontent, miscontent, precontent, contentful, contentless, contentment, contentness, contentable, contentious, contention, contentation, contently
  11. custom (6 letter word)
    • plural: customs
    • related terms: Noncustom, discustom, overcustom, customable, customance, customer, customise, customize, customization, customly
  12. demand (6 letter word)
    • plural: demands
    • related terms: nondemand, superdemand, counterdemand, overdemand, predemand, redemand, redemandable, demandable, demander, demandant, demandative
  13. discourtesy (11 letter word)
    • plural: discourtesies
  14. disrespect (10 letter word)
    • plural: disrespects
    • related terms: disrespectful, disrespectable, disrespecter, disrespective
  15. doings (6 letter word)
    • related terms: misdoings, misdoer, doless, doling, doment, doable, doer, door, doty
  16. effort (6 letter word)
    • plural: efforts
    • related terms: self-effort, countereffort, overeffort, preeffort, pre-effort, effortful, effortless
  17. employment (10 letter word)
    • plural: employments
    • related terms: nonemployment, Nonemployee, proemployment, proemployee, self-employment, subemployment, coemployment, coemployee, disemployment, misemployment, overemployment, preemployment, preemployee, pre-employment, pre-employee, reemployment, re-employment, underemployment, employee, employless
  18. exercise (8 letter word)
    • plural: exercises
    • related terms: nonexercise, proexercise, counterexercise, disexercise, overexercise, reexercise, re-exercise, underexercise, exercite, exercent, Exercitive
  19. exertion (8 letter word)
    • plural: exertions
    • related terms: nonexertion, nonexertive, self-exertion, superexertion, inexertion, coexertion, overexertion, re-exertion, exertive
  20. grooming (8 letter word)
    • plural: groomings
    • related terms: nongrooming, Groomee, groomish, groomlet, groomling, groomy, groomer
  21. influence (9 letter word)
    • plural: influences
    • related terms: noninfluence, superinfluence, counterinfluence, counter-influence, interinfluence, malinfluence, overinfluence, preinfluence, reinfluence, Influencee, influencable, influencer, influencive
  22. language (8 letter word)
  23. lesson (6 letter word)
  24. manner (6 letter word)
    • plural: manners
    • related terms: Overmanner, mannerhood, mannerism, mannerist, mannerless, mannersome, mannerable, mannerize, mannerly
  25. message (7 letter word)
    • plural: messages
    • related terms: Metamessage, countermessage, intermessage, messagery
  26. mistreatment (12 letter word, the longest hypernym for abuse)
  27. observance (10 letter word)
    • plural: observances
    • related terms: nonobservance, nonobservable, nonobservant, nonobservation, pro-observance, inobservance, inobservable, inobservant, inobservation, malobservance, malobservation, misobservance, preobservance, preobservation, observable, observer, observant, observation, observative
  28. occupation (10 letter word)
    • plural: occupations
    • related terms: anteoccupation, Antioccupation, nonoccupation, nonoccupance, nonoccupant, self-occupation, inoccupation, disoccupation, disoccupy, preoccupation, preoccupy, preoccupate, preoccupant, preoccupative, reoccupation, reoccupy, occupy, occupable, occupance, occupant, occupative
  29. pattern (7 letter word)
  30. practice (8 letter word)
    • plural: practices
    • related terms: archpractice, nonpractice, nonpractical, nonpracticable, counterpractice, dispractice, malpractice, mispractice, outpractice, overpractice, Postpractice, prepractice, prepractical, repractice, practical, practician, practicable, practicer, practicant
  31. preparation (11 letter word)
    • plural: preparations
    • related terms: Biopreparation, nonpreparation, nonpreparative, self-preparation, superpreparation, impreparation, counterpreparation, forepreparation, Overpreparation, prepreparation, repreparation, preparable, preparer, Preparty, preparative
  32. rudeness (8 letter word)
    • plural: rudenesses
    • related terms: overrudeness, ruder, rudous, rudely
  33. substance (9 letter word)
  34. survival (8 letter word)
    • plural: survivals
    • related terms: Antisurvival, nonsurvival, nonsurvivor, survivable, survivance, surviver, survivor, survivant
  35. training (8 letter word)
    • plural: trainings
    • related terms: nontraining, Nontrainable, self-training, distraining, distrainee, distrainment, distrainable, distrainer, distrainor, overtraining, Posttraining, pretraining, retraining, retrainee, retrainable, Retrainer, trainage, trainee, trainful, trainless, Trainlike, trainy, trainable, trainer, trainant, trainman
  36. travail (7 letter word)
    • plural: travails
    • related terms: travailer, travailous
  37. usance (6 letter word)
    • plural: usances
    • related terms: conusance, conusee, conusable, conusor, conusant, disusance, disusage
  38. usefulness (10 letter word)
    • plural: usefulnesses
    • related terms: usee, useful, useless, usure, useable, user
  39. utilisation (11 letter word)
    • plural: utilisations
    • related terms: overutilisation, utilise, utilize, utilization, utility
  40. utility (7 letter word)
    • plural: utilities
    • related terms: nonutility, nonutilization, inutility, disutility, disutilize, utilise, utilize, utilisation, utilization
  41. utilization (11 letter word)
    • plural: utilizations
    • related terms: nonutilization, nonutility, overutilization, preutilization, preutilize, reutilization, reutilise, reutilize, underutilization, underutilize, utilise, utilize, utilisation, utility

More generic phrases for the noun abuse:

  1. ceremonial occasion (19 character phrase)
  2. elbow grease (12 character phrase)
  3. legal right (11 character phrase)
  4. line of work (12 character phrase)
  5. linguistic communication (24 characters phrase, the longest phrasal hypernym for abuse)
    • related terms: paralinguistic communication, linguistic community
  6. mental attitude (15 character phrase)
  7. personal manner (15 character phrase)
  8. subject matter (14 character phrase)

Hyponyms of the noun abuse

More specific words for the noun abuse, that have fewer characters:

  1. chop (4 letter word)
    • plural: chops
    • related term: chopine
  2. clip (4 letter word)
    • plural: clips
    • related terms: beclip, inclip, Clipless, clipsome
  3. cut (3 letter word, one of the shortest hyponyms for abuse)
    • plural: cuts
    • related terms: Noncut, Non-Cut, becut, incut, intercut, miscut, outcut, overcut, precut, recut, undercut, upcut, cutify, cutlet, cutling, cuter, cutization
  4. gash (4 letter word)
    • plural: gashes
    • related terms: begash, gashful, gashy, gasher, gashly
  5. leg (3 letter word, one of the shortest hyponyms for abuse)
    • plural: legs
    • related terms: midleg, Multileg, proleg, prolegate, foreleg, overleg, upleg, legal, legist, legless, leglet, leglike, legible, legate, leger, legation, legman, legative
  6. loin (4 letter word)
    • plural: loins
    • related terms: eloin, eloinment, eloiner, Loiner
  7. neck (4 letter word)
    • plural: necks
    • related terms: neckful, neckless, necklet, necklike, necker, neckward
  8. nick (4 letter word)
    • plural: nicks
    • related terms: nickery, nicky, nicker
  9. rack (4 letter word)
    • plural: racks
    • related terms: Multirack, overrack, rerack, reracker, rackful, rackless, racker, rackman
  10. rib (3 letter word, one of the shortest hyponyms for abuse)
    • plural: ribs
    • related terms: midrib, forerib, outrib, ribless, riblet, riblike
  11. shin (4 letter word)
    • plural: shins
    • related terms: eshin, shiny, shiner, shinty
  12. side (4 letter word)
    • plural: sides
    • related terms: geoside, heteroside, panside, subside, subsidist, subsidy, subsidence, subsider, subsidise, subsidize, subsidisation, subsidization, subsident, beside, inside, Insidery, insidiate, insider, insidious, insident, A-Side, counterside, foreside, outside, outsider, overside, preside, presidial, presidy, presidence, presider, president, reside, residuous, residence, resider, resident, subsidist, subsidy, subsidence, subsider, subsidise, subsidize, subsidisation, subsidization, subsident, underside, upside, sideage, sideless, sideling, sideness, sider, sideman, sideward, sidewise
  13. snip (4 letter word)
    • plural: snips
    • related terms: snipish, snipy, snipocracy
  14. trim (4 letter word)
    • plural: trims
    • related terms: betrim, overtrim, retrim, trimness, trimer, trimly

More specific words for the noun abuse, that have the same number of characters:

  1. chine (5 letter word)
  2. frock (5 letter word)
    • plural: frocks
    • related terms: disfrock, underfrock, frockless, frocklike
  3. habit (5 letter word)
    • plural: habits
    • related terms: inhabit, inhabitable, inhabitate, inhabitance, inhabiter, Inhabitor, inhabitant, inhabitation, inhabitative, cohabit, Cohabitee, cohabitate, cohabiter, Cohabitor, cohabitant, cohabitation, dishabit, posthabit, underhabit, habiture, habitable, habitate, habitance, habitant, habitation, habitative
  4. joint (5 letter word)
    • plural: joints
    • related terms: Nonjoint, subjoint, conjoint, conjointment, conjointness, conjointly, injoint, disjoint, disjointness, disjointure, disjointly, Rejoint, underjoint, jointage, jointist, jointless, jointure, jointy, jointer, jointly
  5. notch (5 letter word)
    • plural: notches
    • related terms: notchful, notchy, notcher
  6. roast (5 letter word)
    • plural: roasts
    • related terms: overroast, Reroast, underroast, Roastery, roastable, roaster
  7. shank (5 letter word)
    • plural: shanks
    • related terms: hindshank, foreshank, shanker
  8. slash (5 letter word)
  9. snick (5 letter word)
    • plural: snicks
    • related terms: snickery, snicker
  10. steak (5 letter word)

More specific words for the noun abuse, that have more characters:

  1. aculeus (7 letter word)
    • plural: aculei
  2. atrocity (8 letter word)
    • plural: atrocities
    • related term: atrocious
  3. billingsgate (12 letter word)
    • plural: billingsgates
  4. brisket (7 letter word)
    • plural: briskets
  5. brutality (9 letter word)
    • plural: brutalities
    • related terms: overbrutality, overbrutal, brutalism, brutalist, brutalness, brutalise, brutalize, brutalisation, brutalization, brutally
  6. cleanliness (11 letter word)
    • plural: cleanlinesses
    • related terms: cleanlier, cleanlily
  7. clipping (8 letter word)
    • plural: clippings
    • related terms: inclipping, Clipless, clipsome
  8. confit (6 letter word)
    • plural: confits
    • related terms: confiture, confitent
  9. cruelty (7 letter word)
    • plural: cruelties
    • related terms: Anticruelty, self-cruelty
  10. dissection (10 letter word)
    • plural: dissections
    • related terms: microdissection, self-dissection, redissection, Dissectable, dissectible, dissector, dissective
  11. entrecote (9 letter word)
    • plural: entrecotes
  12. ferociousness (13 letter word, one of the longest hyponyms for abuse)
    • plural: ferociousnesses
    • related terms: nonferociousness, nonferocious, nonferocity, ferocious, ferocity
  13. forequarter (11 letter word)
    • plural: forequarters
  14. haircut (7 letter word)
    • plural: haircuts
  15. hindquarter (11 letter word)
    • plural: hindquarters
  16. impalement (10 letter word)
    • plural: impalements
    • related terms: impaler, Impalation
  17. incision (8 letter word)
    • plural: incisions
    • related terms: subincision, incisal, incisure, incisor, incisive
  18. inhumanity (10 letter word)
    • plural: inhumanities
    • related terms: inhumanism, inhumanness, inhumanize, inhumanly
  19. invective (9 letter word)
    • plural: invectives
    • related terms: counterinvective, invector, invection
  20. murderousness (13 letter word, one of the longest hyponyms for abuse)
    • plural: murderousnesses
    • related terms: murderee, murderess, murderish, murderment, Murderable, murderer, murderous
  21. oppression (10 letter word)
    • plural: oppressions
    • related terms: Antioppression, nonoppression, nonoppressive, self-oppression, self-oppressor, self-oppressive, preoppression, preoppressor, reoppression, oppressible, oppressor, oppressive
  22. persecution (11 letter word)
    • plural: persecutions
    • related terms: nonpersecution, nonpersecutive, persecutee, persecutor, persecutive
  23. pogrom (6 letter word)
    • plural: pogroms
    • related terms: pogromist, pogromize
  24. ritual (6 letter word)
    • plural: rituals
    • related terms: antiritual, proritual, Ritualic, ritualism, ritualist, ritualless, ritualise, ritualize, ritualization, rituality, ritually
  25. saddle (6 letter word)
    • plural: saddles
    • related terms: hindsaddle, foresaddle, resaddle, upsaddle, saddlery, saddler
  26. savagery (8 letter word)
    • plural: savageries
    • related terms: semisavagery, presavagery
  27. scission (8 letter word)
    • plural: scissions
    • related terms: discission, electroscission, prescission, rescission, rescissible
  28. scurrility (10 letter word)
    • plural: scurrilities
    • related terms: scurrilist, scurrilous, scurrilize
  29. section (7 letter word)
  30. severance (9 letter word)
    • plural: severances
    • related terms: nonseverance, nonseverable, nonseverity, disseverance, disseverment, disseveration, perseverance, perseverate, perseverant, perseveration, perseverative, several, severish, severy, severable, severate, severer, severize, severization, severation, severity
  31. severing (8 letter word)
    • related terms: dissevering, dissever, persevering, several, severish, severy, severable, severate, severance, severer, severize, severization, severation, severity
  32. shearing (8 letter word)
  33. shoulder (8 letter word)
    • plural: shoulders
    • related terms: foreshoulder, outshoulder, overshoulder, reshoulder, upshoulder, shoulderette, Shoulderless, Shoulderlike, shoulderer
  34. sirloin (7 letter word)
    • plural: sirloins
    • related term: sirloiny
  35. slicing (7 letter word)
    • plural: slicings
    • related terms: sliceable, slicer
  36. stinger (7 letter word)
  37. subjugation (11 letter word)
    • plural: subjugations
    • related terms: nonsubjugation, nonsubjugable, self-subjugation, subjugal, subjugable, subjugate
  38. tenderloin (10 letter word)
    • plural: tenderloins
  39. torture (7 letter word)
    • plural: tortures
    • related terms: Antitorture, self-torture, cotorture, overtorture, pretorture, retorture, Torturess, torturable, torturer, torturous
  40. torturing (9 letter word)
    • plural: torturings
    • related terms: self-torturing, overtorturing, pretorturing, Torturess, torturable, torturer, torturous
  41. trimming (8 letter word)
    • plural: trimmings
    • related terms: overtrimming, retrimming, trimness, trimer, trimly
  42. undercut (8 letter word)
    • plural: undercuts
    • related term: reundercut
  43. viciousness (11 letter word)
    • plural: viciousnesses
    • related term: viciously
  44. vigorish (8 letter word)
    • plural: vigorishes
  45. vitriol (7 letter word)
    • plural: vitriols
    • related terms: vitriolic, vitrioline, vitriolling, vitriolate, vitriolize, vitriolization, vitriolation
  46. vituperation (12 letter word)
    • plural: vituperations
    • related terms: vitupery, vituperable, vituperate, vituperance, vituperous, vituperious, vituperative

More specific phrases for the noun abuse:

  1. alcohol abuse (13 character phrase)
  2. alcoholic abuse (15 character phrase)
  3. alcoholism abuse (16 character phrase)
  4. battery acid (12 character phrase)
  5. budget cut (10 character phrase)
  6. child abuse (11 character phrase)
  7. child neglect (13 character phrase)
  8. cost cutting (12 character phrase)
  9. cut of beef (11 character phrase)
  10. cut of lamb (11 character phrase)
  11. cut of mutton (13 character phrase)
  12. cut of pork (11 character phrase)
  13. cut of veal (11 character phrase)
  14. drug abuse (10 character phrase)
    • related term: drug abuser
  15. electrolyte acid (16 character phrase)
  16. inhuman treatment (17 characters phrase, one of the longest phrasal hyponyms for abuse)
  17. jump cut (8 character phrase)
  18. low blow (8 character phrase)
  19. monastic habit (14 character phrase)
  20. nun's habit (11 character phrase)
  21. pay cut (7 character phrase)
  22. price cut (9 character phrase)
  23. price cutting (13 character phrase)
  24. salary cut (10 character phrase)
  25. second nature (13 character phrase)
  26. shin bone (9 character phrase)
  27. side of meat (12 character phrase)
  28. spending cut (12 character phrase)
  29. substance abuse (15 character phrase)
  30. surgical incision (17 characters phrase, one of the longest phrasal hyponyms for abuse)
  31. tax cut (7 character phrase)

Other more specific term for the noun abuse:

  1. rake-off (8 character term)

Synonyms of the verb abuse

The verb abuse has more than one meaning. Please check the definition for more details about its synonyms.

Equivalent words for the verb abuse, that have fewer characters:

  1. step (4 letter word, the shortest synonym for abuse)
    • inflections: stepped, stepping, steps
    • related terms: unstep, instep, counterstep, counter-step, forestep, Interstep, Macrostep, misstep, outstep, overstep, restep, Substep, understep, upstep, stepless, steplike, stepwise

Equivalent words for the verb abuse, that have the same number of characters:

  1. shout (5 letter word for abuse)
    • inflections: shouted, shouting, shouts
    • related terms: unshout, countershout, outshout, Shouty, shouter

Equivalent words for the verb abuse, that have more characters:

  1. blackguard (10 letter word for abuse)
    • inflections: blackguarded, blackguarding, blackguards
    • related terms: blackguardism, blackguardize, blackguardly
  2. clapperclaw (11 letter word, the longest synonym for abuse)
    • inflections: clapperclawed, clapperclawing, clapperclaws
    • related term: clapperclawer
  3. maltreat (8 letter word for abuse)
    • inflections: maltreated, maltreating, maltreats
    • related terms: maltreatment, maltreater, maltreator
  4. mistreat (8 letter word for abuse)
    • inflections: mistreated, mistreating, mistreats
    • related terms: mistreatment, Mistreater
  5. misuse (6 letter word for abuse)
    • inflections: misused, misusing, misuses
    • related terms: misusage, misuser
  6. pervert (7 letter word for abuse)
    • inflections: perverted, perverting, perverts
    • related terms: unpervert, pervertible, perverter, pervertive

Other equivalent term for the verb abuse:

  1. ill-treat (9 character term for abuse)
    • related terms: ill-treatment, ill-treater
  2. ill-use (7 character term for abuse)
    • related term: ill-usage

Hypernyms of the verb abuse

More generic words for the verb abuse, that have fewer characters:

  1. act (3 letter word)
    • inflections: acted, acting, acts
    • related terms: unact, unactable, unaction, unactive, inact, inaction, inactive, exact, exactment, exactness, exactable, exacter, exactor, exaction, exactive, exactly, transact, transactor, transaction, Transactive, anteact, coact, coactor, coaction, coactive, counteract, counteracter, counteractor, counteractant, counteraction, counteractive, foreact, interact, Interactor, interactant, interaction, interactive, misact, outact, overact, Overactor, overaction, overactive, peract, postact, preact, preaction, preactive, react, reactance, reactor, reactant, reaction, reactive, re-act, retroact, retroaction, retroactive, subact, subaction, underact, underactor, underaction, underactive, ACCY, actify, actine, actless, acture, actable, actor, actious, Actant, action, active
  2. form (4 letter word)
    • inflections: formed, forming, forms
    • related terms: deform, deformism, deformable, deformer, deformation, deformity, deformative, unform, unformal, Unformable, unformative, conform, conformal, conformism, conformist, conformable, conformate, conformance, conformer, conformant, conformation, conformity, Conformative, inform, informal, Informee, informable, informer, informous, informant, information, informity, informative, transform, transformism, transformist, transformable, transformance, transformer, Transformant, transformation, Transformity, transformative, disform, disformity, equiform, equiformal, equiformity, Interform, microform, micro-form, misform, misformation, outform, perform, Performic, performable, performance, performer, performant, performative, postform, preform, preformism, preformist, preformant, preformation, preformative, reform, reformism, reformist, reformable, reformate, reformer, reformation, reformative, re-form, re-former, re-formation, re-formative, retroform, subform, subformation, subformative, Surform, underform, formal, formee, formful, formic, formism, formless, Formlike, formy, formable, formate, formiate, former, formous, formant, formation, formity, formative, formly
  3. gain (4 letter word)
    • inflections: gained, gaining, gains
    • related terms: again, againward, ungain, ungainful, ungainlike, ungainness, ungainsome, ungainable, ungainly, outgain, pregain, pregainer, regain, regainment, regainable, regainer, gainage, gainful, gainless, gainsome, gainable, gainer, gainor, gainly, gainward, Gainwise
  4. get (3 letter word)
    • inflections: got, gotten, getting, gets
    • related terms: aget, unget, ungetable, overget, reget, subget, Underget, upget, getling, getable
  5. gift (4 letter word)
    • inflections: gifted, gifting, gifts
    • related terms: ungift, countergift, foregift, regift, Giftee, giftless, giftlike, giftling, gifture, giftware, Gifty, Giftable, Gifter
  6. give (4 letter word)
    • inflections: gave, given, giving, gives
    • related terms: ungive, ungiven, ungivable, misgive, misgiven, outgive, outgiven, overgive, regive, regiven, upgive, given, givey, giveable, giver
  7. go (2 letter word, the shortest hypernym for abuse)
    • inflections: went, gone, going, goes
  8. have (4 letter word)
    • inflections: had, having, has
    • related terms: unhave, mishave, haveage, haven, haveless, haveable, haver
  9. hone (4 letter word)
    • inflections: honed, honing, hones
    • related terms: rehone, rehonor, honey, honer, honor
  10. hunt (4 letter word)
    • inflections: hunted, hunting, hunts
    • related terms: ahunt, a-hunt, outhunt, overhunt, Huntite, huntable, hunter
  11. move (4 letter word)
    • inflections: moved, moving, moves
    • related terms: amove, amovable, demove, commove, Comove, countermove, counter-move, emove, mismove, outmove, Postmove, premove, premover, remove, removal, removable, remover, upmove, Moval, moveless, movement, moveable, mover
  12. pay (3 letter word)
    • inflections: paid, paying, pays
    • related terms: apay, apaise, unpay, unpayment, Autopay, mispay, outpay, outpayment, overpay, overpayment, Postpay, prepay, prepayment, repay, repayal, repayment, underpay, underpayment, payee, payen, payess, payment, Payware, payor, paise
  13. ply (3 letter word)
    • inflections: plied, plying, plies
    • related terms: comply, compliment, compliable, compliance, complier, compliant, imply, implial, impliable, overply, reply, replial, Replisome, replier, repliant, underply, pliable, plier, pliant
  14. run (3 letter word)
    • inflections: ran, run, running, runs
    • related terms: unrun, inrun, AutoRun, forerun, interrun, misrun, outrun, overrun, rerun, underrun, uprun, runic, runite, runless, runlet, runer, runty, runman
  15. say (3 letter word)
    • inflections: said, saying, says
    • related terms: unsay, foresay, missay, outsay, oversay, presay, resay, undersay, withsay, sayee, sayette, saic, saily
  16. take (4 letter word)
    • inflections: took, taken, taking, takes
    • related terms: atake, intake, intaker, foretake, mistake, mistaken, mistakable, mistaker, outtake, outtaken, overtake, overtaken, overtakable, overtaker, retake, retaken, retaker, undertake, undertaken, undertakery, undertakable, undertaker, uptake, uptaker, withtake, taken, takeful, takeable, taker
  17. use (3 letter word)
    • inflections: used, using, uses
    • related terms: unuse, unusage, unusable, co-use, disuse, disusage, disusance, foreuse, misuse, misusage, misuser, overuse, Overuser, peruse, perusal, perusable, peruser, reuse, reusable, Reuser, re-use, Re-User, Underuse, usee, useful, useless, usure, useable, user
  18. work (4 letter word)
    • inflections: wrought, worked, working, works
    • related terms: awork, unwork, unworkable, unworker, inwork, a-work, co-work, co-worker, counterwork, counterworker, interwork, outwork, outworker, overwork, Postwork, Prework, rework, Telework, underwork, underworker, underworkman, upwork, workaholic, workful, workless, Worklike, workship, worksome, worky, workable, worker, workman, workmanship, workwoman, Workly, workwise

More generic words for the verb abuse, that have the same number of characters:

  1. alter (5 letter word)
    • inflections: altered, altering, alters
    • related terms: Unalter, exalter, exaltee, exaltment, exaltate, exaltation, exaltative, misalter, prealter, prealteration, realter, realterable, realteration, alterable, alterate, alterer, alterant, alteration, alterity, alterman, alterative
  2. begin (5 letter word)
    • inflections: began, begun, begining, begins
    • related terms: misbegin, rebegin
  3. blast (5 letter word)
    • inflections: blasted, blasting, blasts
    • related terms: A-blast, autoblast, counterblast, macroblast, microblast, reblast, upblast, blastful, Blastic, blastment, blastoid, blasty, Blastable, blaster, blastman
  4. cater (5 letter word)
    • inflections: catered, catering, caters
    • related terms: acater, acatery, catery, caterer
  5. fight (5 letter word)
    • inflections: fought, fighting, fights
    • related terms: unfight, unfightable, infight, infighter, outfight, outfighter, Postfight, Prefight, refight, fightable, fighter
  6. knock (5 letter word)
    • inflections: knocked, knocking, knocks
    • related terms: reknock, knockless, knocker
  7. react (5 letter word)
    • inflections: reacted, reacting, reacts
    • related terms: Autoreact, interreact, Interreaction, overreact, overreaction, overreactive, Underreact, reactance, reactor, reactant, reaction, reactive
  8. round (5 letter word)
    • inflections: rounded, rounding, rounds
    • related terms: around, unround, counterround, counter-round, Postround, Preround, subround, surround, surrounder, under-round, roundish, roundlet, roundness, roundure, roundy, rounder, roundly, roundwise
  9. shape (5 letter word)
    • inflections: shaped, shaping, shapes
    • related terms: unshape, unshapen, unshapable, transhape, trans-shape, foreshape, misshape, misshapen, outshape, preshape, reshape, Reshapable, shapen, shapeful, shapeless, Shapelet, shapeable, shaper, shapely
  10. shoot (5 letter word)
    • inflections: shot, shooting, shoots
    • related terms: inshoot, intershoot, outshoot, overshoot, Photoshoot, reshoot, Re-Shoot, undershoot, upshoot, shootee, shootist, Shootless, Shootlike, shootable, shooter, shootman
  11. snipe (5 letter word)
    • inflections: sniped, sniping, snipes
    • related terms: snipelike, sniper
  12. start (5 letter word)
    • inflections: started, starting, starts
    • related terms: astart, Unstart, a-start, Autostart, Costart, Forestart, misstart, outstart, outstartling, outstarter, Prestart, restart, restartable, re-start, upstart, upstartism, upstartness, startful, startish, startling, starty, Startable, starter, startor, startly
  13. touch (5 letter word)
    • inflections: touched, touching, touches
    • related terms: untouch, untouchable, countertouch, intertouch, mistouch, retouch, retouchment, retouchable, retoucher, touchless, touchy, touchable, toucher, touchous
  14. treat (5 letter word)
    • inflections: treated, treating, treats
    • related terms: intreat, intreatable, extreat, Hydrotreat, maltreat, maltreatment, maltreater, maltreator, mistreat, mistreatment, Mistreater, Overtreat, pretreat, pretreatment, pretreaty, retreat, retreatal, retreatful, retreatism, retreatist, Retreatlike, retreatment, retreater, retreatant, retreative, re-treat, re-treatment, undertreat, Undertreatment, treatee, treatment, treaty, treatable, treater, treator, treatise

More generic words for the verb abuse, that have more characters:

  1. affect (6 letter word)
    • inflections: affected, affecting, affects
    • related terms: disaffect, disaffection, disaffectation, misaffect, misaffection, overaffect, preaffect, preaffection, reaffect, reaffection, Affectee, affectless, affectuous, affectable, affectible, affectate, affecter, affector, affectious, affection, affectation, affective
  2. articulate (10 letter word, one of the longest hypernyms for abuse)
    • inflections: articulated, articulating, articulates
    • related terms: de-articulate, de-articulation, unarticulate, unarticulative, inarticulate, Inarticulable, inarticulation, exarticulate, exarticulation, coarticulate, coarticulation, disarticulate, disarticulation, equiarticulate, misarticulate, misarticulation, prearticulate, rearticulate, rearticulation, subarticulate, subarticulation, subarticulative, articulite, articulable, articulant, articulation, articulative
  3. assail (6 letter word)
    • inflections: assailed, assailing, assails
    • related terms: overassail, reassail, assailment, assailable, assailer, assailant
  4. assault (7 letter word)
  5. attack (6 letter word)
  6. broach (6 letter word)
    • inflections: broached, broaching, broaches
    • related terms: abroach, rebroach, Broachable, broacher
  7. change (6 letter word)
    • inflections: changed, changing, changes
    • related terms: unchange, exchange, exchangee, exchanger, transchange, transchanger, counterchange, interchange, interchanger, rechange, changable, changer
  8. command (7 letter word)
    • inflections: commanded, commanding, commands
    • related terms: countercommand, Cybercommand, miscommand, overcommand, precommand, recommand, Subcommand, commandery, commandite, commandless, commandment, commandable, commander, commandant
  9. commence (8 letter word)
    • inflections: commenced, commencing, commences
    • related terms: recommence, commencer
  10. consume (7 letter word)
    • inflections: consumed, consuming, consumes
    • related terms: overconsume, preconsume, preconsumer, underconsume, consumable, consumate, consumer, consumation
  11. contend (7 letter word)
    • inflections: contended, contending, contends
    • related terms: precontend, recontend, contender, contendent
  12. control (7 letter word)
    • inflections: controlled, controlling, controls
    • related terms: decontrol, decontrolling, uncontrol, uncontrolling, overcontrol, overcontrolling, Photocontrol, precontrol, precontrolling, recontrol, recontrolling, subcontrol, subcontrolling, Controlee, controlless, controlling, controlment
  13. criticise (9 letter word)
    • inflections: criticised, criticising, criticises
    • related terms: critical, criticism, criticist, criticship, criticize, Criticization
  14. criticize (9 letter word)
    • inflections: criticized, criticizing, criticizes
    • related terms: overcriticize, overcritical, overcriticism, precriticize, precritical, precriticism, recriticize, critical, criticism, criticist, criticship, criticise, Criticization
  15. enounce (7 letter word)
    • inflections: enounced, enouncing, enounces
  16. enunciate (9 letter word)
    • inflections: enunciated, enunciating, enunciates
    • related terms: Overenunciate, reenunciate, reenunciation, re-enunciate, re-enunciation, enunciable, enunciation, enunciative
  17. expend (6 letter word)
    • inflections: expended, expending, expends
    • related terms: misexpend, overexpend, preexpend, pre-expend, expendable, expendible, expender
  18. exploit (7 letter word)
    • inflections: exploited, exploiting, exploits
    • related terms: overexploit, exploitage, exploitee, exploiture, exploitable, Exploitate, exploiter, exploitation, exploitive, exploitative
  19. handle (6 letter word)
    • inflections: handled, handling, handles
    • related terms: mishandle, Mishandler, Outhandle, overhandle, prehandle, rehandle, rehandler, handless, handline, handlist, Handly, handler
  20. impact (6 letter word)
    • inflections: impacted, impacting, impacts
    • related terms: Preimpact, reimpact, impactful, impactite, Impactless, impactment, impacter, impactor, impaction, impactive
  21. ingest (6 letter word)
    • inflections: ingested, ingesting, ingests
    • related terms: ingestible, ingester, ingestant, ingestion, ingestive
  22. initiate (8 letter word)
    • inflections: initiated, initiating, initiates
    • related terms: uninitiate, uninitiation, uninitiative, preinitiate, preinitial, preinitiation, reinitiate, reinitiation, initial, Initiable, initiant, initiation, initiative
  23. interact (8 letter word)
    • inflections: interacted, interacting, interacts
    • related terms: Interactor, interactant, interaction, interactive
  24. locomote (8 letter word)
    • inflections: locomoted, locomoting, locomotes
    • related terms: locomotor, locomotion, locomotive
  25. manipulate (10 letter word, one of the longest hypernyms for abuse)
    • inflections: manipulated, manipulating, manipulates
    • related terms: Overmanipulate, remanipulate, remanipulation, manipulable, manipulation, manipulative
  26. modify (6 letter word)
  27. negociate (9 letter word)
  28. perfect (7 letter word)
    • inflections: perfected, perfecting, perfects
    • related terms: unperfect, unperfectness, unperfectible, unperfection, unperfective, unperfectly, imperfect, imperfectness, imperfectible, imperfectious, imperfection, imperfective, imperfectly, perperfect, preperfect, perfectism, perfectist, perfectness, perfectible, perfecter, perfector, perfection, perfectation, perfective, perfectly
  29. present (7 letter word)
    • inflections: presented, presenting, presents
    • related terms: compresent, compresence, compression, copresent, copresence, mispresent, represent, repression, re-present, Telepresent, presental, presentee, presential, presentism, presentist, presentment, presentness, presentable, presentiate, presentence, presenter, presentor, presentation, Presentity, presentive, presentative, presently
  30. pronounce (9 letter word)
    • inflections: pronounced, pronouncing, pronounces
    • related terms: unpronounce, mispronounce, mispronouncer, overpronounce, prepronounce, repronounce, Pronounciate, pronouncer
  31. provide (7 letter word)
    • inflections: provided, providing, provides
    • related terms: unprovide, unprovidable, unprovident, disprovide, misprovide, misprovidence, overprovide, overprovident, preprovide, reprovide, providable, providance, providence, provider, provident
  32. respond (7 letter word)
    • inflections: responded, responding, responds
    • related terms: correspond, correspondence, corresponder, correspondent, re-respond, Respondee, respondence, responder, respondent
  33. struggle (8 letter word)
    • inflections: struggled, struggling, struggles
    • related terms: counterstruggle, prestruggle, upstruggle, struggler
  34. supply (6 letter word)
    • inflections: supplied, supplying, supplies
    • related terms: unsupply, unsuppliable, unsuppliant, oversupply, presupply, resupply, undersupply, supplial, suppliable, suppliance, supplier, suppliant
  35. travel (6 letter word)
    • inflections: travelled, travelling, traveled, traveling, travels
    • related terms: Cybertravel, outtravel, overtravel, pretravel, retravel, traveldom, travelling, travelable, traveler

More generic phrase for the verb abuse, that has the same number of characters:

  1. do by (5 character phrase)

More generic phrases for the verb abuse, that have more characters:

  1. bear on (7 character phrase)
  2. bear upon (9 character phrase)
  3. get down (8 character phrase)
  4. hunt down (9 character phrase)
  5. keep in line (12 characters phrase, the longest phrasal hypernym for abuse)
  6. lash out (8 character phrase)
  7. pick apart (10 character phrase)
  8. put on (6 character phrase)
  9. set about (9 character phrase)
  10. set on (6 character phrase)
  11. set out (7 character phrase)
  12. sound out (9 character phrase)
  13. start out (9 character phrase)
  14. take in (7 character phrase)
  15. touch on (8 character phrase)
  16. track down (10 character phrase)

Hyponyms of the verb abuse

More specific words for the verb abuse, that have fewer characters:

  1. kid (3 letter word, the shortest hyponym for abuse)
    • inflections: kidded, kidding, kids
    • related terms: unkid, Cyberkid, kidhood, Kidless, kidlet, kidlike, kidling
  2. rail (4 letter word)
    • inflections: railed, railing, rails
    • related terms: derail, derailment, derailer, inrail, autorail, InterRail, outrail, rerail, rerailer, subrail, railage, Railful, railless, raillike, railer, railman, railly

More specific words for the verb abuse, that have the same number of characters:

  1. curse (5 letter word)
    • inflections: curst, cursed, cursing, curses
    • related terms: uncurse, incurse, incursive, excurse, Excursor, excursive, Countercurse, outcurse, precurse, precursal, precursor, precursive, recurse, recursant, recursive, cursal, cursen, curser, cursor, cursive
  2. slang (5 letter word)
    • inflections: slanged, slanging, slangs
    • related terms: outslang, slangish, slangism, slangy, slangous

More specific words for the verb abuse, that have more characters:

  1. fracture (8 letter word)
    • inflections: fractured, fracturing, fractures
    • related terms: Microfracture, Postfracture, refracture, refracturable, fractural, fracturable
  2. refracture (10 letter word, one of the longest hyponyms for abuse)
    • inflections: refractured, refracturing, refractures
    • related term: refracturable
  3. revile (6 letter word)
    • inflections: reviled, reviling, reviles
    • related term: reviler
  4. vilify (6 letter word)
    • inflections: vilified, vilifying, vilifies
    • related term: vilifier
  5. vituperate (10 letter word, one of the longest hyponyms for abuse)
    • inflections: vituperated, vituperating, vituperates
    • related terms: vitupery, vituperable, vituperance, vituperous, vituperious, vituperation, vituperative

More specific phrases for the verb abuse:

  1. kick around (11 character phrase)
  2. pull the leg of (15 characters phrase, the longest phrasal hyponym for abuse)
  3. take in vain (12 character phrase)

Related words for the term abuse, that have fewer characters:

  1. damn (4 letter word)
    • inflections: damned, damning, damns
    • related terms: undamn, overdamn, predamn, predamnation, damnify, damnable, damner, damnous, damnation
  2. doom (4 letter word)
    • inflections: doomed, dooming, dooms
    • related terms: foredoom, foredoomer, Misdoom, predoom, redoom, doomage, doomful, doomlike, doomer
  3. foul (4 letter word)
    • inflections: fouled, fouling, fouls
    • related terms: afoul, defoul, unfoul, unfoulable, unfoully, overfoul, overfoulness, overfoully, foulage, foulard, foulish, foulness, foulsome, fouler, Foulant, foully
  4. harm (4 letter word)
    • inflections: harmed, harming, harms
    • related terms: reharm, harmal, harmful, harmine, harmless, harmer
  5. hex (3 letter word)
    • inflections: hexed, hexing, hexes
    • related terms: unhex, hexade, hexine, hexer
  6. hurt (4 letter word)
    • inflections: hurt, hurting, hurts
    • related terms: unhurt, unhurtful, Unhurtable, hurtful, hurtless, hurtling, hurtsome, hurty, hurtable, hurter
  7. jaw (3 letter word)
    • inflections: jawed, jawing, jaws
    • related terms: underjaw, under-jaw, jawless, jawlike, jawy
  8. jinx (4 letter word)
    • inflections: jinxed, jinxing, jinxes
    • related terms: Unjinx, outjinx
  9. mar (3 letter word)
    • inflections: marred, marring, mars
    • related terms: amar, amarine, amaroid, amarant, amarity, marage, maral, marian, marine, marish, marist, marlet, marling, mary, maror, marly
  10. maul (4 letter word)
    • inflections: mauled, mauling, mauls
    • related term: mauler
  11. milk (4 letter word)
    • inflections: milked, milking, milks
    • related terms: foremilk, Overmilk, milken, milkless, milklike, milkness, milky, Milkable, milker, milkman, Milkwoman
  12. mud (3 letter word)
    • inflections: mudded, mudding, muds
    • related terms: mudee, mudless, Mudlike
  13. rag (3 letter word)
    • inflections: ragged, ragging, rags
    • related terms: ragee, ragery, raglet, Raglike, rager, rageous, ragman
  14. rape (4 letter word)
  15. rate (4 letter word)
    • inflections: rated, rating, rates
    • related terms: ARATE, derate, derater, deratize, deratization, deration, Unrate, irrate, counterrate, disrate, misrate, outrate, overrate, rerate, underrate, Uprate, ratal, ratify, rateless, ratement, rateable, rater, ration
  16. ruin (4 letter word)
    • inflections: ruined, ruining, ruins
    • related terms: counterruin, ruinlike, ruinable, ruinate, ruiner, ruinous, ruination
  17. soil (4 letter word)
    • inflections: soiled, soiling, soils
    • related terms: unsoil, Unsoilable, intersoil, resoil, subsoil, subsoiler, undersoil, soilage, soilless, Soillike, soilure, soily, Soilable

Related words for the term abuse, that have the same number of characters:

  1. bleed (5 letter word)
    • inflections: bled, bleeding, bleeds
    • related terms: Microbleed, outbleed, outbless, Rebleed, bleeder
  2. decry (5 letter word)
    • inflections: decried, decrying, decries
    • related terms: decrial, decrier
  3. drain (5 letter word)
    • inflections: drained, draining, drains
    • related terms: counterdrain, counter-drain, overdrain, overdrainage, subdrain, subdrainage, underdrain, underdrainage, underdrainer, drainage, drainless, Drainlike, drainable, drainer, drainman
  4. fault (5 letter word)
    • inflections: faulted, faulting, faults
    • related terms: default, defaultless, defaulture, Defaulty, Defaultable, defaulter, defaultant, forefault, interfault, misfault, overfault, Upfault, faultage, faultful, faultless, faulty, faulter
  5. force (5 letter word)
    • inflections: forced, forcing, forces
    • related terms: deforce, deforcer, counterforce, counter-force, interforce, Microforce, overforce, perforce, reforce, forcite, forcy, forcible, forcer, forcive
  6. libel (5 letter word)
    • inflections: libelled, libelling, libeled, libeling, libels
    • related terms: interlibel, interlibelling, libelee, libelist, libelling, libeler, libelous, libelant
  7. rough (5 letter word)
    • inflections: roughed, roughing, roughs
    • related terms: unrough, overrough, overroughness, overroughly, roughage, roughen, roughish, roughness, roughsome, roughy, rougher, roughly
  8. scold (5 letter word)
    • inflections: scolded, scolding, scolds
    • related terms: outscold, scoldable, scolder
  9. spoil (5 letter word)
    • inflections: spoiled, spoiling, spoils, spoilt
    • related terms: despoil, despoilment, despoiler, despoilation, unspoil, unspoilable, prespoil, spoilage, spoilful, spoilless, spoilment, spoilable, spoilate, spoiler, spoilation
  10. sully (5 letter word)
    • inflections: sullied, sullying, sullies
    • related terms: Unsully, sulliage, sulliable
  11. swear (5 letter word)
    • inflections: swore, sworn, swearing, swears
    • related terms: unswear, foreswear, outswear, reswear, Sweary, swearer
  12. taint (5 letter word)
    • inflections: tainted, tainting, taints
    • related terms: untaint, untaintable, taint-free, taintless, taintment, tainture, taintable, taintor
  13. wound (5 letter word)
    • inflections: wounded, wounding, wounds
    • related terms: unwound, unwoundable, inwound, ewound, interwound, overwound, prewound, rewound, underwound, upwound, wound-free, woundless, Woundlike, woundy, woundable, wounder, woundly
  14. wrong (5 letter word)
    • inflections: wronged, wronging, wrongs
    • related terms: awrong, wrongful, wrongish, wrongless, wrongness, wronger, wrongous, wrongly, wrongwise

Related words for the term abuse, that have more characters:

  1. addiction (9 letter word)
  2. afflict (7 letter word)
    • inflections: afflicted, afflicting, afflicts
    • related terms: overafflict, overaffliction, preafflict, preaffliction, reafflict, afflicter, affliction, afflictive
  3. aggrieve (8 letter word)
    • inflections: aggrieved, aggrieving, aggrieves
    • related terms: aggrievance, Aggriever
  4. assailing (9 letter word)
    • related terms: unassailing, unassailable, reassailing, assailment, assailable, assailer, assailant
  5. batter (6 letter word)
    • inflections: battered, battering, batters
    • related terms: debatter, combatter, combattant, outbatter, Batteree, Batterlike, battery, batterable, batterer, batterman
  6. befoul (6 letter word)
    • inflections: befouled, befouling, befouls
    • related terms: befoulment, befouler
  7. befoulment (10 letter word)
    • related term: befouler
  8. belittle (8 letter word)
    • inflections: belittled, belittling, belittles
    • related term: belittler
  9. berate (6 letter word)
    • inflections: berated, berating, berates
    • related term: Beration
  10. berating (8 letter word)
  11. betongue (8 letter word)
  12. betray (6 letter word)
    • inflections: betrayed, betraying, betrays
    • related terms: unbetray, prebetray, prebetrayal, rebetray, betrayal, betrayment, betraise
  13. betrayal (8 letter word)
    • related terms: prebetrayal, betrayment, betraise
  14. bewitch (7 letter word)
    • inflections: bewitched, bewitching, bewitches
    • related terms: unbewitch, counterbewitch, bewitchery, bewitchful, bewitchment, Bewitchable, bewitcher
  15. blacken (7 letter word)
    • inflections: blackened, blackening, blackens
    • related terms: outblacken, upblacken, blackener
  16. blackening (10 letter word)
    • related term: blackener
  17. blaspheme (9 letter word)
    • inflections: blasphemed, blaspheming, blasphemes
    • related terms: Blasphemist, blasphemy, blasphemer, blasphemous
  18. blight (6 letter word)
    • inflections: blighted, blighting, blights
    • related terms: blighty, blighter
  19. bruise (6 letter word)
    • inflections: bruised, bruising, bruises
    • related terms: debruise, bruiser
  20. buffet (6 letter word)
    • inflections: buffeted, buffeting, buffets
    • related terms: rebuffet, buffeter
  21. calumniate (10 letter word)
    • inflections: calumniated, calumniating, calumniates
    • related terms: calumnious, calumniation, calumniative
  22. calumniation (12 letter word)
    • related terms: calumniate, calumnious, calumniative
  23. calumny (7 letter word)
    • related terms: calumniate, calumnious, calumniation, calumniative
  24. catachresis (11 letter word)
  25. censure (7 letter word)
    • inflections: censured, censuring, censures
    • related terms: miscensure, precensure, recensure, censurable, censurer
  26. condemn (7 letter word)
    • inflections: condemned, condemning, condemns
    • related terms: forecondemn, precondemn, precondemnation, recondemn, recondemnation, condemnable, condemnate, condemner, condemnor, condemnation
  27. conversion (10 letter word)
  28. convert (7 letter word)
    • inflections: converted, converting, converts
    • related terms: Deconvert, unconvert, unconvertible, interconvert, interconvertible, Photoconvert, preconvert, reconvert, reconvertible, Convertee, convertism, convertite, convertable, convertible, converter, convertor, convertise, convertive
  29. corrupt (7 letter word)
    • inflections: corrupted, corrupting, corrupts
    • related terms: uncorrupt, uncorruptness, uncorruptible, uncorruption, uncorruptive, uncorruptly, incorrupt, incorruptness, incorruptible, incorruption, incorruptive, incorruptly, overcorrupt, overcorruption, overcorruptly, precorrupt, precorruptness, precorruption, precorruptive, precorruptly, recorrupt, recorruption, corruptful, corruptless, corruptness, Corruptable, corruptible, corrupter, corruptor, corruptious, corruption, corruptive, corruptly
  30. corruption (10 letter word)
    • related terms: uncorruption, uncorruptness, uncorruptible, uncorruptive, uncorruptly, incorruption, incorruptness, incorruptible, incorruptive, incorruptly, Countercorruption, overcorruption, overcorruptly, precorruption, precorruptness, precorruptive, precorruptly, recorruption, corruptful, corruptless, corruptness, Corruptable, corruptible, corrupter, corruptor, corruptious, corruptive, corruptly
  31. crucify (7 letter word)
    • inflections: crucified, crucifying, crucifies
    • related terms: cocrucify, recrucify, crucifier
  32. cursing (7 letter word)
    • related terms: uncursing, excursing, Excursor, excursive, outcursing, recursing, recursant, recursive, cursal, cursen, curser, cursor, cursive
  33. damage (6 letter word)
    • inflections: damaged, damaging, damages
    • related terms: indamage, Photodamage, predamage, redamage, damager, damageous
  34. debase (6 letter word)
    • inflections: debased, debasing, debases
    • related terms: Codebase, debaser
  35. debasement (10 letter word)
    • related term: debaser
  36. debauch (7 letter word)
    • inflections: debauched, debauching, debauches
    • related terms: debauchee, debauchery, debauchment, debaucher
  37. debauchment (11 letter word)
    • related terms: debauchee, debauchery, debaucher
  38. deceive (7 letter word)
    • inflections: deceived, deceiving, deceives
    • related terms: undeceive, undecent, disdeceive, predeceive, predecess, redeceive, deceivable, deceivance, deceiver
  39. defalcate (9 letter word)
    • inflections: defalcated, defalcating, defalcates
    • related term: defalcation
  40. defalcation (11 letter word)
    • related term: defalcate
  41. defamation (10 letter word)
    • related terms: defamy, defamer, defamous
  42. defame (6 letter word)
    • inflections: defamed, defaming, defames
    • related terms: defamy, defamer, defamous, defamation
  43. defile (6 letter word)
    • inflections: defiled, defiling, defiles
    • related terms: defilade, defilable, defiler
  44. defilement (10 letter word)
    • related terms: defilade, defilable, defiler
  45. defloration (11 letter word)
    • related term: deflorate
  46. deflower (8 letter word)
    • inflections: deflowered, deflowering, deflowers
  47. deflowering (11 letter word)
    • related term: deflower
  48. dependence (10 letter word)
    • related terms: independence, independable, independent, Codependence, Co-Dependence, interdependence, interdependable, interdependent, overdependence, overdependent, predependence, predependable, predependent, dependable, dependance, depender, dependant, dependent
  49. deprave (7 letter word)
    • inflections: depraved, depraving, depraves
    • related terms: depravate, depraver, depravation, depravity
  50. deprecate (9 letter word)
    • inflections: deprecated, deprecating, deprecates
    • related terms: deprecable, depreciate, deprecation, deprecative
  51. depreciate (10 letter word)
    • inflections: depreciated, depreciating, depreciates
    • related terms: predepreciate, predepreciation, redepreciate, redepreciation, depreciable, depreciant, depreciation, depreciative
  52. derogate (8 letter word)
    • inflections: derogated, derogating, derogates
    • related terms: derogation, derogative
  53. desecrate (9 letter word)
    • inflections: desecrated, desecrating, desecrates
    • related term: desecration
  54. desecration (11 letter word)
    • related term: desecrate
  55. despoil (7 letter word)
    • inflections: despoiled, despoiling, despoils
    • related terms: despoilment, despoiler, despoilation
  56. despoilment (11 letter word)
  57. destroy (7 letter word)
    • inflections: destroyed, destroying, destroys
    • related term: predestroy
  58. diatribe (8 letter word)
    • related term: diatribist
  59. disadvantage (12 letter word)
    • inflections: disadvantaged, disadvantaging, disadvantages
    • related terms: predisadvantage, predisadvantageous, disadvantageous
  60. discount (8 letter word)
    • inflections: discounted, discounting, discounts
    • related terms: overdiscount, prediscount, prediscountable, rediscount, rediscountable, discountable, discounter
  61. disparage (9 letter word)
    • inflections: disparaged, disparaging, disparages
    • related term: disparager
  62. dispraise (9 letter word)
    • inflections: dispraised, dispraising, dispraises
    • related term: dispraiser
  63. disserve (8 letter word)
    • inflections: disserved, disserving, disserves
  64. distress (8 letter word)
    • inflections: distressed, distressing, distresses
    • related terms: undistress, predistress, distressful
  65. diversion (9 letter word)
    • related terms: prediversion, rediversion, diversify, diversity, diversly
  66. divert (6 letter word)
    • inflections: diverted, diverting, diverts
    • related terms: predivert, redivert, redivertible, Divertee, divertible, diverter, divertor, divertise, divertive
  67. embezzle (8 letter word)
    • inflections: embezzled, embezzling, embezzles
    • related term: embezzler
  68. embezzlement (12 letter word)
    • related term: embezzler
  69. envenom (7 letter word)
    • inflections: envenomed, envenoming, envenoms
    • related terms: Envenomate, envenomous, envenomization, envenomation
  70. epithet (7 letter word)
    • related terms: epithetic, epithetize
  71. epithetize (10 letter word)
    • related term: epithetic
  72. execrate (8 letter word)
    • inflections: execrated, execrating, execrates
    • related terms: execrable, execration, execrative
  73. execration (10 letter word)
    • related terms: execrable, execrate, execrative
  74. fouling (7 letter word)
    • related terms: unfouling, unfoulable, unfoully, foulage, foulard, foulish, foulness, foulsome, fouler, Foulant, foully
  75. harass (6 letter word)
    • inflections: harassed, harassing, harasses
    • related terms: overharass, overharassment, harassment, harassable, harasser
  76. impair (6 letter word)
    • inflections: impaired, impairing, impairs
    • related terms: unimpair, unimpairable, preimpair, preimpairment, impairment, impairable, impairer
  77. impose (6 letter word)
    • inflections: imposed, imposing, imposes
    • related terms: overimpose, preimpose, preimposal, preimposition, reimpose, reimposure, reimposition, imposal, imposure, imposable, imposer, imposition, impositive
  78. imprecation (11 letter word)
    • related terms: imprecate, imprecise, imprecant
  79. infect (6 letter word)
    • inflections: infected, infecting, infects
    • related terms: disinfect, disinfecter, disinfector, disinfectant, disinfection, Disinfectation, disinfective, preinfect, preinfection, reinfect, reinfectious, reinfection, Infectee, infectuous, Infectable, infectible, infecter, infector, infectious, infectant, infection, infective
  80. injure (6 letter word)
    • inflections: injured, injuring, injures
    • related terms: preinjure, preinjury, preinjurious, reinjure, reinjury, injury, injurable, injurer, injurious
  81. injury (6 letter word)
    • related terms: preinjury, preinjurious, reinjury, injurious
  82. jawing (6 letter word)
    • related terms: jawless, jawlike, jawy
  83. jeremiad (8 letter word)
  84. lambaste (8 letter word)
    • inflections: lambasted, lambasting, lambastes
  85. maladminister (13 letter word)
    • inflections: maladministered, maladministering, maladministers
  86. maladministration (17 letter word)
    • related term: maladministrative
  87. malediction (11 letter word)
    • related term: maledictive
  88. malfeasance (11 letter word)
    • related terms: malfeasor, malfeasant
  89. malign (6 letter word)
    • inflections: maligned, maligning, maligns
    • related terms: malignify, malignment, malignance, maligner, malignant, malignation, malignity, malignly
  90. maligning (9 letter word)
    • related terms: malignify, malignment, malignance, maligner, malignant, malignation, malignity, malignly
  91. malpractice (11 letter word)
  92. malversation (12 letter word)
  93. manhandle (9 letter word)
    • inflections: manhandled, manhandling, manhandles
    • related term: manhandler
  94. masturbation (12 letter word)
    • related term: masturbate
  95. menace (6 letter word)
    • inflections: menaced, menacing, menaces
    • related terms: premenace, remenace, menacer
  96. minimize (8 letter word)
    • inflections: minimized, minimizing, minimizes
    • related terms: minimal, minimism, minimise, minimisation, minimization, miniment
  97. misapplication (14 letter word)
    • related term: misapply
  98. misapply (8 letter word)
    • inflections: misapplied, misapplying, misapplies
    • related term: misapplier
  99. misappropriate (14 letter word)
    • inflections: misappropriated, misappropriating, misappropriates
    • related term: misappropriation
  100. misappropriation (16 letter word)
    • related term: misappropriate
  101. misconduct (10 letter word)
    • inflections: misconducted, misconducting, misconducts
  102. misemploy (9 letter word)
    • inflections: misemployed, misemploying, misemploys
    • related term: misemployment
  103. misemployment (13 letter word)
  104. misfeasance (11 letter word)
    • related term: misfeasor
  105. mishandle (9 letter word)
    • inflections: mishandled, mishandling, mishandles
    • related term: Mishandler
  106. mishandling (11 letter word)
  107. mislead (7 letter word)
    • inflections: misled, misleading, misleads
    • related terms: misleadable, misleader
  108. mismanage (9 letter word)
    • inflections: mismanaged, mismanaging, mismanages
    • related term: mismanager
  109. mismanagement (13 letter word)
    • related term: mismanager
  110. misusage (8 letter word)
  111. molest (6 letter word)
    • inflections: molested, molesting, molests
    • related terms: unmolest, molestful, Molestable, molester, molestious, molestation
  112. molestation (11 letter word)
    • related terms: molestful, Molestable, molester, molestious
  113. objurgate (9 letter word)
    • inflections: objurgated, objurgating, objurgates
    • related terms: objurgation, objurgative
  114. objurgation (11 letter word)
    • related terms: objurgate, objurgative
  115. obloquy (7 letter word)
    • related term: obloquial
  116. onslaught (9 letter word)
  117. oppress (7 letter word)
    • inflections: oppressed, oppressing, oppresses
    • related terms: preoppress, preoppressor, reoppress, oppressible, oppressor, oppressive
  118. opprobrium (10 letter word)
  119. outrage (7 letter word)
    • inflections: outraged, outraging, outrages
    • related terms: reoutrage, outrager, outrageous
  120. peculate (8 letter word)
    • inflections: peculated, peculating, peculates
    • related terms: depeculate, peculation
  121. peculation (10 letter word)
    • related term: peculate
  122. persecute (9 letter word)
    • inflections: persecuted, persecuting, persecutes
    • related terms: overpersecute, persecutee, persecutor, persecution, persecutive
  123. perversion (10 letter word)
    • related terms: perversite, perversity, perversive
  124. philippic (9 letter word)
    • related terms: philippian, philippics, philippine, philippize
  125. pilfer (6 letter word)
    • inflections: pilfered, pilfering, pilfers
    • related terms: pilferage, pilferment, pilfery, pilferer
  126. pilfering (9 letter word)
    • related terms: pilferage, pilferment, pilfery, pilferer
  127. poison (6 letter word)
    • inflections: poisoned, poisoning, poisons
    • related terms: unpoison, unpoisonable, unpoisonous, impoison, impoisoner, counterpoison, outpoison, prepoison, poisonful, poisonless, Poisonlike, poisonable, poisoner, poisonous
  128. pollute (7 letter word)
    • inflections: polluted, polluting, pollutes
    • related terms: impollute, repollute, Pollutable, polluter, pollutant, pollution, pollutive
  129. pollution (9 letter word)
    • related terms: Pollutable, polluter, pollutant, pollutive
  130. prejudice (9 letter word)
    • inflections: prejudiced, prejudicing, prejudices
    • related terms: unprejudice, unprejudicial, imprejudice, imprejudicate, Counterprejudice, disprejudice, prejudicial, prejudicate, prejudicious, prejudication, prejudicative
  131. priapism (8 letter word)
    • related term: priapismic
  132. profanation (11 letter word)
    • related terms: profanism, profanable, profaner, profanize, profanity
  133. profane (7 letter word)
    • inflections: profaned, profaning, profanes
    • related terms: unprofane, unprofanable, reprofane, profanism, profanable, profaner, profanize, profanation, profanity
  134. profanity (9 letter word)
    • related terms: profanism, profanable, profaner, profanize, profanation
  135. prostitute (10 letter word)
    • inflections: prostituted, prostituting, prostitutes
    • related terms: unprostitute, prostitutor, prostitution
  136. prostitution (12 letter word)
  137. railing (7 letter word)
    • related terms: derailing, derailment, derailer, railage, Railful, railless, raillike, railer, railman, railly
  138. rating (6 letter word)
    • related terms: derating, derater, deratize, deratization, deration, disrating, misrating, outrating, overrating, rerating, underrating, Uprating, ratal, ratify, rateless, ratement, rateable, rater, ration
  139. ravage (6 letter word)
    • inflections: ravaged, ravaging, ravages
    • related term: ravager
  140. ravish (6 letter word)
    • inflections: ravished, ravishing, ravishes
    • related terms: overravish, ravishment, ravisher
  141. ravishment (10 letter word)
    • related term: ravisher
  142. rebuke (6 letter word)
    • inflections: rebuked, rebuking, rebukes
    • related terms: rebukable, rebuker
  143. reproach (8 letter word)
    • inflections: reproached, reproaching, reproaches
    • related terms: re-reproach, reproachful, reproachless, reproachable, reproacher
  144. reviling (8 letter word)
    • related terms: unreviling, reviler
  145. savage (6 letter word)
    • inflections: savaged, savaging, savages
    • related terms: unsavage, dissavage, presavage, presavagery, savagery, savagess, savagism, savager, savagize
  146. scathe (6 letter word)
    • inflections: scathed, scathing, scathes
    • related terms: scathful, scathy
  147. scolding (8 letter word)
    • related terms: unscolding, outscolding, scoldable, scolder
  148. screed (6 letter word)
    • inflections: screeded, screeding, screeds
    • related term: Screeder
  149. seduce (6 letter word)
    • inflections: seduced, seducing, seduces
    • related terms: unseduce, unseducible, unseductive, seducee, seducible, seducer, seduction, seducive, seductive
  150. seducement (10 letter word)
    • related terms: seducee, seducible, seducer, seduction, seducive, seductive
  151. seduction (9 letter word)
    • related term: seductive
  152. slander (7 letter word)
    • inflections: slandered, slandering, slanders
    • related terms: disslander, outslander, overslander, reslander, slanderful, slanderer, slanderous
  153. stroke (6 letter word)
    • inflections: stroked, stroking, strokes
    • related terms: instroke, counterstroke, Interstroke, outstroke, restroke, understroke, upstroke, Strokelike, stroker
  154. swearing (8 letter word)
    • related terms: unswearing, foreswearing, outswearing, reswearing, Sweary, swearer
  155. threaten (8 letter word)
    • inflections: threatened, threatening, threatens
    • related terms: outthreaten, prethreaten, rethreaten, threatenable, threatener
  156. tirade (6 letter word)
    • related term: retirade
  157. torment (7 letter word)
    • inflections: tormented, tormenting, torments
    • related terms: cotorment, tormentful, tormentable, tormenter, tormentor, tormentous, tormentation, tormentive, tormentative
  158. traduce (7 letter word)
    • inflections: traduced, traducing, traduces
    • related terms: traducian, traducible, traducer, traducent, traduction, traductive
  159. upbraid (7 letter word)
    • inflections: upbraided, upbraiding, upbraids
    • related term: upbraider
  160. upbraiding (10 letter word)
    • related terms: unupbraiding, upbraider
  161. violate (7 letter word)
    • inflections: violated, violating, violates
    • related terms: unviolate, unviolable, unviolent, unviolative, inviolate, inviolable, previolate, previolation, reviolate, reviolation, violature, violater, violator, violation, violative
  162. violation (9 letter word)
    • related terms: previolation, previolate, reviolation, reviolate, violature, violater, violator, violative
  163. violence (8 letter word)
  164. Abused (6 letter word)
    • related terms: unabused, unabusable, unabusive, disabused, disabusal, overabused, overabusive, abusage, abusee, abusable, abuser, abusious, abusive
  165. Abuser (6 letter word)
    • related terms: abusage, abusee, abusable, abusious, abusive
  166. Abusers (7 letter word)
    • related terms: abusage, abusee, abusable, abuser, abusious, abusive
  167. Abusing (7 letter word)
    • related terms: disabusing, disabusal, overabusing, overabusive, abusage, abusee, abusable, abuser, abusious, abusive
  168. Abusive (7 letter word)
    • related terms: unabusive, unabusable, overabusive, abusage, abusee, abusable, abuser, abusious
  169. Maltreatments (13 letter word)
    • related terms: maltreatment, maltreater, maltreator
  170. Antiabuse (9 letter word)
  171. disabuse (8 letter word)
    • related term: disabusal
  172. overabuse (9 letter word)
    • related term: overabusive
  173. reabuse (7 letter word)
  174. abusage (7 letter word)
  175. abusee (6 letter word)
    • related terms: abuseful, Abusement, abuser, abusious, abusive
  176. abusable (8 letter word)
    • related terms: unabusable, unabusive, abusage, abusee, abuser, abusious, abusive
  177. abusious (8 letter word)

Related phrases for the term abuse:

  1. abuse of office (15 character phrase)
  2. bark at (7 character phrase)
  3. bitter words (12 character phrase)
  4. bleed white (11 character phrase)
  5. call names (10 character phrase)
  6. corrupt administration (22 character phrase)
  7. criminal assault (16 character phrase)
  8. cuss out (8 character phrase)
  9. detract from (12 character phrase)
  10. do a mischief (13 character phrase)
  11. do evil (7 character phrase)
  12. do ill (6 character phrase)
  13. do violence to (14 character phrase)
  14. do wrong (8 character phrase)
  15. do wrong by (11 character phrase)
  16. do wrong to (11 character phrase)
  17. fulminate against (17 character phrase)
  18. get into trouble (16 character phrase)
  19. hard words (10 character phrase)
  20. ill use (7 character phrase)
    • related term: ill usage
  21. impose upon (11 character phrase)
  22. knock about (11 character phrase)
  23. lead astray (11 character phrase)
  24. load with reproaches (20 character phrase)
  25. make use of (11 character phrase)
  26. mess up (7 character phrase)
  27. play havoc with (15 character phrase)
  28. play hob with (13 character phrase)
  29. play on (7 character phrase)
  30. poor stewardship (16 character phrase)
  31. presume upon (12 character phrase)
  32. rail at (7 character phrase)
  33. rave against (12 character phrase)
  34. rough up (8 character phrase)
  35. sexual assault (14 character phrase)
  36. suck dry (8 character phrase)
  37. swear at (8 character phrase)
  38. take advantage of (17 character phrase)
  39. thunder against (15 character phrase)
  40. use ill (7 character phrase)
  41. work on (7 character phrase)
  42. work upon (9 character phrase)
  43. wreak havoc on (14 character phrase)
  44. write off (9 character phrase)
  45. yell at (7 character phrase)
  46. yelp at (7 character phrase)
  47. Non-accidental trauma (21 character phrase)

Other related terms for the term abuse:

  1. self-abuse (10 character term)
    • related term: self-abuser
  2. tongue-lash (11 character term)
  3. tongue-lashing (14 character term)

Phrases with Abuse

3 phrases starting with the word Abuse:

  1. Abuse of process
  2. Abuse of Distress
  3. Abuse of Discretion

14 phrases ending with the word Abuse:

  1. drug abuse
  2. self-abuse
  3. child abuse
  4. carnal abuse
  5. Racket Abuse
  6. Ritual Abuse
  7. sexual abuse
  8. alcohol abuse
  9. drug of abuse
  10. Solvent Abuse
  11. alcoholic abuse
  12. substance abuse
  13. alcoholism abuse
  14. Satanic ritual abuse

Names with Abuse

  1. Bob Abuse

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