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ILL-TREATED

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does ill-treated mean? 

ILL-TREATED (adjective)
  The adjective ILL-TREATED has 1 sense:

1. subjected to cruel treatment

  Familiarity information: ILL-TREATED used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


ILL-TREATED (adjective)


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Meaning:

Subjected to cruel treatment

Synonyms:

ill-treated; maltreated; mistreated; abused

Context example:

an abused wife

Similar:

battered (exhibiting symptoms resulting from repeated physical and emotional injury)


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