Synonyms of maltreat in English:

maltreat


See definition of maltreat

verb

1‘Keith was a bully and occasionally maltreated his wife’

SYNONYMS

ill-treat, mistreat, abuse, ill-use, misuse, treat badly

handle roughly, treat roughly, knock about, knock around, hit, beat, strike, mishandle, manhandle, maul

bully, torture, injure, harm, hurt, persecute, molest

informal beat up, rough up, do over