Synonyms for maltreatment

Synonyms for (noun) maltreatment

Synonyms: ill-treatment, ill-usage, maltreatment, abuse

Definition: cruel or inhumane treatment

Usage: the child showed signs of physical abuse

Similar words: mistreatment

Definition: the practice of treating (someone or something) badly

Usage: he should be punished for his mistreatment of his mother

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