Example sentences for: abusive

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

  • Reich portrays himself as the little guy standing up to a roomful of abusive capitalists--pure Hollywood.

  • Clinton craves the affection that his abusive, alcoholic stepfather and abused, fun-loving mother didn't provide him as a child.

  • By the way, the paper says it got its computer scoop when a civil liberties group (not identified by the paper), concerned about the project's potential for abusive intrusion, provided an NSC memo on the project.

  • an ugly episode" says Hume; "abusive," agrees Williams.

  • The presidency cannot be separated from politics, but the political uses of the presidency by the Clinton administration strike many people as abusive.

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