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Wordnet 3.0


1. subjected to cruel treatment;
- Example: "an abused wife"
[syn: abused, ill-treated, maltreated, mistreated]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

ill-treated \ill-treated\ adj. physically abused. [Narrower terms: assaulted, molested, raped ; {battered, beaten ; {misunderstood ] Syn: abused, maltreated, mistreated. [WordNet 1.5]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

ill-treated adj 1: subjected to cruel treatment; "an abused wife" [syn: {abused
, ill-treated, maltreated, mistreated] [ant: unabused]