German English Dictionary

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missbrauchen in English:

1. misappropriating

English word "missbrauchen"(misappropriating) occurs in sets:

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2. abuse

My father is oblivious to the emotional pain his abuse caused me.
If you abuse your computer, it won't work well.
sexual abuse
Some of the children were physically abused.
I've never guessed that he would abuse my good intentions.
I'm not afraid of anything after having verbal abuse heaped on me like that. In fact, I feel empowered by it.
Sexual abuse victims often disassociate from their trauma.
There must be equal pay for equal work, and where this is not the case, the abuse must be resisted at all costs.
It is the place where there is no person in question, and you shouldn't say abuse.
Tomorrow, I will abuse alcohol during the match.
The abuse of alcohol contributes to many deaths per year in the United States. After suffering years of abuse at the hands of their alcoholic father, she decided that life on the streets would be far easier.
Riders who abuse their horses should be prosecuted.
a black eye and other signs of physical abuse
... from Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs show it believes interns across the employment spectrum to be at "high risk" of abuse under national minimum wage laws, and that HMRC has convene...
His paper confronts the question of child abuse in nuclear families.

English word "missbrauchen"(abuse) occurs in sets:

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