ill-used(redirected from ill-usedly)
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tr.v. ill-used, ill-us·ing, ill-us·es
Unjust or poor treatment; ill-usage.
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|Adj.||1.||ill-used - of persons; taken advantage of; "after going out of his way to help his friend get the job he felt not appreciated but used"|
misused - used incorrectly or carelessly or for an improper purpose; "misused words are often laughable but one weeps for misused talents"