Synonyms of maltreat in English:

maltreat


See definition of maltreat

verb

1‘parents that maltreat their children’

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