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a·bu·sive

 (ə-byo͞o′sĭv, -zĭv)
adj.
1. Characterized by improper or wrongful use: abusive utilization of public funds.
2. Using or containing insulting or hurtful language: finally reprimanded the abusive colleague.
3. Causing physical injury to another: abusive punishment.
4. Relating to or practicing sexual abuse.

a·bu′sive·ly adv.
a·bu′sive·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.abusively - in an abusive mannerabusively - in an abusive manner; "he behaved abusively toward his children"
Translations
بِبَذَاءَة، بِإهَانَة
sprostěurážlivě
fornærmendegroft
becsmérlõensértõen
svívirîilega
hanlivo
hakaret edici şekilde

abusively

[əbˈjuːsɪvlɪ] ADV [speak, refer] → de manera insultante or desconsiderada

abusively

adv refer tobeleidigend; to shout/scream abusively at somebodyjdm Beleidigungen zurufen/entgegenschreien

abusively

[əbˈjuːsɪvlɪ] advoffensivamente

abuse

(əˈbjuːz) verb
1. to use wrongly, usually with harmful results. She abused her privileges by taking too long a holiday.
2. to insult or speak roughly to. She abused the servants.
(əˈbjuːs) noun
1. insulting language. He shouted abuse at her.
2. the wrong use of something. This toy has been subjected to a lot of abuse.
aˈbusive (-siv) adjective
using insulting language. He wrote an abusive letter to the manager.
aˈbusively adverb
aˈbusiveness noun
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Yet it was this statement of the obvious, rather than the destruction of the innocent children themselves, that seemed to repel readers so violently and make them so abusively angry.