Abusive Language

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Definition: Abusive Language

Quick Summary of Abusive Language

Abusive language is defined as the use of language in a way which insults, taunts, or challenges another.

What is the dictionary definition of Abusive Language?

Dictionary Definition

Matrimony Law Any hurtful language that can cause mental anguish and can be the grounds for a divorce.

Synonyms For Abusive Language

offensive language, abuse, insult, insults, insulting remarks

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Abusive Language are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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