Example sentences for: abusing

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

  • And an article accuses the Navy of abusing its female combat pilots: Their fellow pilots and commanding officers gave them the silent treatment instead of helping them.

  • The editors at Newsweek would be no different from his faint-hearted Clinton-loving editors at the Post . No one, in those days, wanted to publish what they all knew--that Clinton had a long history of abusing women and threatening people to cover it up.

  • 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.

  • Their mothers, who surrounded the field, terrified our mothers by abusing the referees in thick Slavic accents.

  • Robert M. Sebastian does a good job of “Abusing the King's English” [XVIII,3].


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