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Synonyms for abusiveəˈbyu sɪv

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. abusive, opprobrious, scurrilous(adj)

    expressing offensive reproach

    scurrilous, opprobrious, inglorious, shameful, disgraceful, abusive, black, ignominious

    harmless, unoffending, inoffensive

  2. abusive(adj)

    characterized by physical or psychological maltreatment

    opprobrious, scurrilous

    harmless, inoffensive, unoffending

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. abusive(a.)

    reproachful, opprobrious, scurrilous, ribald, contumelious, vituperative, condemnatory, damnatory, invective, calumnious, denunciatory, insulting, insolent

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