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Definition of "abused" []

  • Simple past tense and past participle of abuse. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "abused" in a sentence
  • "And though I see the term abused much more often than I see it used well, I've have to say this trend in our government is precisely what I'd call "Un-American"."
  • "Miss Lackey's definition of 'abused' is so broad that any reader who had parents can fancy they were eligible to be whisked off to Elfland."
  • "To say she has concerns that the current wording might be misinterpreted or abused is reasonable."