Definition of Maltreats

1. Verb. (third-person singular of maltreat) ¹



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Definition of Maltreats

1. maltreat [v] - See also: maltreat

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Maltreats

maltoses
maltoside
maltotetraose
maltotetraoses
maltotetrose
maltotriose
maltotriose-forming amylase
maltotrioses
maltreat
maltreated
maltreater
maltreaters
maltreating
maltreatment
maltreatments
maltreats (current term)
malts
maltster
maltsters
maltworm
maltworms
malty
malum
malum articulorum senilis
malum coxae
malum coxae senile
malum in se
malum perforans pedis
malum prohibitum

Literary usage of Maltreats

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1. The Wandering Jew (and Jewess)by R. D. Manning by R. D. Manning (2003)
"Yes, no father or mother, I said to myself, and belonging to a brutish master, who scarcely clothes him with miserable rags, and maltreats him — lying down, ..."

2. A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the Book of Proverbs by Crawford Howell Toy (1899)
"He who maltreats his father and drives away his mother Is a son who acts shamefully and disgracefully. ... maltreats is probably equivalent to drives away. ..."

3. International Law Documents by Naval War College (U.S.) (1904)
"The word "merchant" may be omitted, making the last clause read, "Any person in the naval service of the United States who pillages or maltreats, ..."

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