Example sentences for: abused

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

  • He ruled that Microsoft is a monopoly, that it has abused its monopoly power, and that this abuse has harmed consumers.

  • NOW is a liberal interest group designed to advance liberal policies with regard to women (if abortion on demand can be described as liberal) and consistently has no truck with abused or harrassed women who might in other circumstances hold conservative views.

  • State Department report on Pakistan saying that "the police committed numerous extra-judicial killings and tortured, abused and raped citizens" and that "there is no evidence that any police officers were brought to justice."

  • For that you have to turn to the Washington Post and New York Times headlines, which make it plain: lied (both papers), obstructed justice (the Post ) and abused power (the NYT ).

  • 95 on the line, and we don't want anyone to feel cheated or abused by this new subscription policy.


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