mistreat


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to hurt or injure by maltreatment

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The MP has called for the creation of a special tribunal to deal with banks that mistreat small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) in the UK.
Public Safety Minister Stockwell Day says he has faith that Egypt will not mistreat such individuals when they return; the Egyptian ambassador to Canada says Coptic Christians are in no way persecuted, imprisoned or tortured because of their religion.
If anyone is suggesting that British forces routinely torture or mistreat prisoners I simply do not believe them.
The contempt with which the peasants were regarded became a reason to subjugate and mistreat them.
Behaviorally handicapped physicians mistreat patients, family members, peers, and/or staff.
Sponsors who mistreat their maids must be punished severely under the full weight of the law.
It is illegal to mistreat animals over there but there are not the funds to police it.
Army private Lynndie England, shown in photographs smiling and pointing at naked Iraqi prisoners, has been charged by the military with assaulting the detainees and conspiring to mistreat them.