Example sentences for: abused

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

  • The piece suggests that the new law addresses the case of a large corporate interest being abused by a lone-wolf operator.

  • The actual WP lead, however, is the $23 million settlement of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Dallas with eight ex-altar boys who were sexually abused by a priest in the 1980s and early 90s.

  • Apparently, not a single Senator believes the IRS ever deals with anyone who's not an abused ex-wife or Howard Baker.

  • For every child kidnapped by a stranger, at least a thousand are sexually abused by family members.

  • This sort of ruling "absolutely increases abused women's level of risk" by seemingly encouraging their abusers, Ms.


How many words do you know? Try our free vocabulary size test!


Search

Search for example sentences

Loading Loading...
Quantcast