Example sentences for: abusing

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

  • This study provided an opportunity to listen to perceptions of some of the most vulnerable people in urban settings: the homeless, the substance abusing, and members of high-risk communities.

  • The Federal Trade Commission is preparing an antitrust suit against Intel . The alleged offenses: abusing its monopoly power and using pressure tactics against uncooperative computer makers.

  • She publicly accused her parents of abusing her and her sister (they denied it).

  • "The agency spends significant resources educating personnel to treat taxpayers fairly, and the commission found very few examples of the IRS personnel abusing power," the report noted.

  • Despite Klayman's record of abusing the courts, Judge Royce C. Lamberth, a Reagan appointee, has been extremely indulgent of his antics in the Filegate case, giving him wide latitude to issue subpoenas.

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