Definition of Ill-treatment in English :

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Ill-treatment meaning in English

Meaning of Ill-treatment in English

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1. abuse, ill-treatment, ill-usage, maltreatment

cruel or inhumane treatment

Example Sentences:
'the child showed signs of physical abuse'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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tr.v. ill-treat·ed, ill-treat·ing, ill-treats
To treat unkindly or harshly. See Synonyms at abuse.

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