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abuso abuse
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abuse n (insults)  (insultos)abuso sm
 The guards did not like the verbal abuse from the shouting prisoners.
cruelty n (mistreatment, neglect)crueldade, menosprezo sf
  abuso sm
mistreatment n (abuse)abuso sm
abuse n (mistreatment)  (maltrato)abuso, maltrato sm
 Abuse of the prisoners will not be tolerated.
 O abuso (or: maltrato) dos prisioneiros não será tolerado.
abuse of authority n (corrupt use of power)abuso de autoridade loc sm
 Sexual harassment of a subordinate is a boss's abuse of authority.
breach of faith n (betrayal)  (traição)abuso de confiança loc sm
child abuse n (neglect or violence towards a child)  (negligência ou violência para com criança)abuso infantil loc sm
 Social workers and teachers have to look out for evidence of child abuse.
drug abuse n (addiction or recreational use of drugs)abuso de drogas loc sm
 Should drug abuse be punished by law or treated by doctors?
emotional abuse n (psychological mistreatment)abuso emocional loc sm
 The child has suffered continuous emotional abuse while under the care of his aunt.
abuse of power abuso de poder
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