Example sentences for: abuse

How can you use “abuse” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Unmarried twentysomethings get 50 percent of America's abortions, and cohabiting unmarried couples have high rates of domestic violence and drug abuse.

  • Opioid treatment for dyspnea is consistent with good medical practice, ethical when the intent is to relieve suffering, widely accepted when standard dosing guidelines are followed, and very unlikely to be associated with abuse behaviors [ 52 ] . As with pain treatment, pharmacological tolerance is not a clinically significant issue.

  • There will always be a small percentage who cannot govern their own lives and who abuse freedom, but that shouldn't mean that we all have to pay the price by losing our constitutional rights.

  • There's a potential for further incidents of abuse to occur during these meetings without some sort of outside supervision."

  • Dunn CW, Ries R. Linking substance abuse services with general medical care: integrated brief interventions with hospitalized patients.

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