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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Cruel or inhumane treatment.

Usage examples (30)
  • It might be that she had suffered cruel ill-usage in this.
  • British subjects and to remonstrate against their ill-usage.
  • He died at Halsted poorhouse from the effects of the ill-usage.
  • I told him, he might be assured, that the severity and ill-usage for more
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