Example sentences for: abuse

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

  • The NYT and WP go inside with a new survey of teen-agers indicating that low paternal involvement with a teen is a key determinant of adolescent substance abuse.

  • "For the past two years we have seen this committee systematically demean and abuse almost every tool of congressional investigations.

  • Wolff heaps analogous abuse on the Internet industry.

  • changes in the rule's treatment of employer/employee payments are desirable to prevent any abuse of the relationship of trust between consumers and providers of settlement services; and (2) the elimination of the exemption for payments by borrowers to CLOs enhance[s] the ability of firms to develop CLOs."

  • Tom Tuk, the designer of the home page, angrily yanked the site with this statement: "Mail distribution [of marijuana] is an avenue of diversion for abuse!"

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