Illtreat
Illtreat Ill`treat", v. t. To treat cruelly or improperly; to ill use; to maltreat.

Syn: mistreat, maltreat, abuse, ill-use. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Affront — Af*front , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Affronted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Affronting}.] [OF. afronter, F. affronter, to confront, LL. affrontare to strike against, fr. L. ad + frons forehead, front. See {Front}.] 1. To front; to face in position; to meet or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Affronted — Affront Af*front , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Affronted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Affronting}.] [OF. afronter, F. affronter, to confront, LL. affrontare to strike against, fr. L. ad + frons forehead, front. See {Front}.] 1. To front; to face in position; to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Affronting — Affront Af*front , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Affronted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Affronting}.] [OF. afronter, F. affronter, to confront, LL. affrontare to strike against, fr. L. ad + frons forehead, front. See {Front}.] 1. To front; to face in position; to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Misdid — Misdo Mis*do (m[i^]s*d[=oo] ), v. t. [imp. {Misdid}; p. p. {Misdone} (m[i^]s*d[u^]n ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Misdoing}.] [AS. misd[=o]n. See {Do}, v.] [1913 Webster] 1. To do wrongly. [1913 Webster] Afford me place to show what recompense Towards thee …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Misdo — Mis*do (m[i^]s*d[=oo] ), v. t. [imp. {Misdid}; p. p. {Misdone} (m[i^]s*d[u^]n ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Misdoing}.] [AS. misd[=o]n. See {Do}, v.] [1913 Webster] 1. To do wrongly. [1913 Webster] Afford me place to show what recompense Towards thee I… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Misdoing — Misdo Mis*do (m[i^]s*d[=oo] ), v. t. [imp. {Misdid}; p. p. {Misdone} (m[i^]s*d[u^]n ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Misdoing}.] [AS. misd[=o]n. See {Do}, v.] [1913 Webster] 1. To do wrongly. [1913 Webster] Afford me place to show what recompense Towards thee …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Misdone — Misdo Mis*do (m[i^]s*d[=oo] ), v. t. [imp. {Misdid}; p. p. {Misdone} (m[i^]s*d[u^]n ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Misdoing}.] [AS. misd[=o]n. See {Do}, v.] [1913 Webster] 1. To do wrongly. [1913 Webster] Afford me place to show what recompense Towards thee …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bismerian — bismerian1 wv/t2 3rd pres bismeraþ past bismerode ptp gebismerod to mock, revile, illtreat, blaspheme …   Old to modern English dictionary

  • gebismerian — wv/t2 3rd pres gebismeraþ past gebismerode ptp gebismerod to mock, laugh at, deride, provoke, revile, illtreat, blaspheme …   Old to modern English dictionary

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