Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Abuse"

The meaning of "Abuse" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa 'abuse his discount'?
A: using his discount at the store wrong.
Q: O que significa abuse?
A: To treat someone in a really bad way. You can say mean words to them, hit them with your fists, kick them with your feet, etc.

You can abuse someone's generosity by taking more than you really need.

You can abuse your position at work by using your authority to hurt other people. Example: prison guards hit the prisoners or police officers don't give tickets to people they like even if they are supposed to.
Q: O que significa abuse
?
A: 1. nadużycie/nadużywanie np alkoholu narkotyków
2. zniewaga, obraza
3. jest taka fraza "spousal abuse" , która oznacza przemoc domową, jednak częściej używa się "domestic violence".
Q: O que significa i will not take this abuse?
A: It means you will not tolerate being treated poorly.

Example sentences using "Abuse"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com To take abuse.
A: Superstar baseball player, Lee Hung, used steroids during most of this season. Lee has *taken abuse* from the media and fans.

The child *took so much abuse* from his parents.

Makoto, please dump your boyfriend. Why do you continue to *take so much* abuse from him?

Don't *take that abuse* from those mean people! Fight back!

To take abuse means = to take a lot of punishment.

The punishment can be physical (hitting) or verbal (speaking).

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com abuse . 😡.
A: Drug abuse is a problem all over the world. Alcohol abuse is a problem in the military, but you're not considered a 'real man' if you don't drink. No wonder they have a problem. I honestly thought that sexual abuse of women in this country was an extremely rare thing, the #metoo movement has taught me otherwise.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com abuse.
A: Do not abuse your power.

Abusing animals is wrong.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com abuse.
A: Romelu Lukaku has been the subject of abuse by the Manchester United fans even if he plays for the club.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com "abuse" (as a verb and as a noun).
A:

Examples:

"Have you seen how he treats her? He might as well be abusing her."

"Countless of animals are mistreated and abused daily."

"His father would often abuse him after a few drinks."

Synonyms of "Abuse" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre abuse e insult ?
A: Abuse is more serious. It is more often used with physical abuse. But there can be emotional and verbal abuse -- words and actions that, while they don't result in physical blows -- that is on virtually the same level as physical abuse because this abuse leaves scars as well.

An insult means that you say/write something very negative about another person. If the insults are sufficiently cruel and made over a longer period of time, they could become verbal or emotional abuse.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre abuse e mistreat ?
A: Mistreating someone can be as simple as being rude.

“She mistreated me, so we’re not friends anymore.”

Abuse is more serious, and usually implies someone being harmed physically

Some terms are:
Child abuse
Sexual abuse

“He’s traumatized because he was abused as a child.”
Q: Qual é a diferença entre What's happening could escalate into abuse. e If something happens, it can escalate into abuse. ?
A: If you say “What’s happening could escalate into abuse,” you’re talking about what is currently happening.
Example:
If you see your friends pushing each other you can say “What’s happening could escalate into abuse.” Since it’s happening at that moment.

If you say “If something happens, it can escalate into abuse,” you’re talking about something that could happen in the future, not at that moment.
Example:
If you are PLANNING to go confront a friend about bullying, you could say “If something happens, it can escalate to abuse.” Because it isn’t happening at that moment but it could happen in the future or when you confront that friend.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre abuse e mistreat ?
A: Depending on the context, mistreat can mean that you are using something wrong and may be causing damage, or that you are being rude towards someone. While Abuse is more serious, and can refer to physical or emotional damage.

'he is being rude and mistreats his friends"

'he abused his wife and kids'
Q: Qual é a diferença entre abuse e abusive ?
A: Abuse can be a verb or a noun, and abusive is an adjective.

Translations of "Abuse"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? no abuses de tu hermano pequeño
A: "Don't torment your little brother"
Many other words work for "abuses" like "taunt" or even "fight".
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? abuse
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Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? abuse
A:
hello
thk ho
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? abuse
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Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? abuse
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Other questions about "Abuse"

Q: Por favor, mostra-me como pronunciar abuse. This politician abuses his power. .
A: @Vika_73
Q: He wanted to just use and abuse to me. soa natural?
A: He just wanted to use and abuse me.
Q: What does 'abuse' mean?

abuse of human rights
A: mistreatment towards someone or something
Q: Can I use " abuse" to replace "waste" in this sentence?

It is a waste of money to host mega sporting events
A: If you rewrite the sentence, there’s lots of ways to say about the same thing.
You could also say:
Hosting mega sporting events throws away money.
... squanders money
Money is lost on mega sporting events
Q: How much abuse do American students use? For example, like Fuck or Bitch.
A: Over 80% of American teenagers swear, it's very common.

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