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English to French
Larousse
1.abusenoun
[misuse]abus
such positions are open to abuse : de telles situations incitent aux abus
drug abuse : usage de la drogue
[insults]injures, insultes
to heap abuse on somebody : accabler qqn d'injures
[cruel treatment]mauvais traitements
sexual abuse : violences sexuelles
[unjust practice]abus
2.abuseverb trans
[authority, position]abuser de
[insult]injurier, insulter
[treat cruelly]maltraiter, malmener
[masturbate]Other expressions
to abuse oneself : se masturber
© Larousse, 2007
SYSTRAN Dictionary
1.abuseverb
maltraiter
abuse : maltraiter
abuser
abuser de
injurier
insulter
brutaliser
mésuser de
offenser
violer
2.abusenoun
abus
abuse of confidence : abus de confiance
abuse of power : abus de pouvoir
abuse of trust : abus de confiance
alcohol abuse : abus d'alcool
AUTOabus
MEDabus
cocaine abuse : abus de cocaïne
victim of abuse : victime d'abus
injures
insultes
mauvais traitement
child abuse : mauvais traitement à enfant
mauvais traitements
MEDOther expressions
intravenous drug abuse : toxicomanie intra-veineuse
Other expressions
3.abuseadj
COMPUTOther expressions
computer abuse : utilisation frauduleuse d'un ordinateur
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French to English
Larousse
1.abuser[abyze]verb trans
(littéraire)to deceive, to mislead
2.abuser deverb
[consommer excessivement]to overuse
abuser de la boisson : to drink too much
abuser de ses forces : to overtax oneself
[autorité, privilège]to abuse, to misuse
[ami, bonté, patience]to take advantage of, to exploit
abuser de la situation : to take unfair advantage of the situation
Other expressions
je crains d'abuser : I wouldn't like to impose
je veux bien t'aider mais là, tu abuses! : I don't mind helping you but there is a limit!
dites donc, la queue est faite pour tout le monde, faudrait pas abuser! : hey, queue up like everybody else, can't you?
(euphémisme)[violer]to sexually abuse
3.s'abuserverb pron intrans
to be mistaken
si je ne m'abuse : if I'm not mistaken, correct me if I'm wrong
© Larousse, 2007
SYSTRAN Dictionary
1.abuserverb
to deceive
to abuse
to beguile
to betray
to cheat
to con
to delude
to double-cross
to fool
to go too far
to hoax
to mislead
to outwit
to rape
to ravish
to trick
to violate
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