ill-treat ill-treat

Definition(s):

  • (v) treat badly

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • Most of Kenya's white farmers are hard-working men who, if they despised the Kukes as "only 50 years out of the trees," did not ill-treat their labor.

News

  • New Report Finds Gays Routinely Tortured in Lebanon

    Lebanese Internal Security Forces threaten, ill-treat, and torture LGBT people in their custody says report released today (26 June). In just one example of many interviewees, Nadim was arrested in 2010 because his brother was suspected of drug dealing.
    on June 26, 2013     Source: Gayapolis

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