Definition of Ill-treated in English :

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1. abused, ill-treated, maltreated, mistreated

subjected to cruel treatment

Example Sentences:
'an abused wife'

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to behave cruelly or harshly towards; misuse; maltreat

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verb transitive
to treat unkindly, cruelly, or unfairly; harm; abuse; maltreat

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tr.v. ill-treat·ed, ill-treat·ing, ill-treats
To treat unkindly or harshly. See Synonyms at abuse.

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