虐待

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Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

虐待

  1. to abuse; to maltreat

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ぎゃく
Grade: S
たい
Grade: 3
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

虐待 (hiragana ぎゃくたい, romaji gyakutai)

  1. abuse

Verb[edit]

虐待 + する (hiragana ぎゃくたいする, romaji gyakutai suru)

  1. abuse; maltreat; ill-treat
    最近 (さいきん) (おや)子供 (こども)虐待 (ぎゃくたい)することが (おお)くなった。
    saikin wa oya ga kodomo o gyakutai suru koto ga ōku natta.
    There have been more and more cases recently of parents abusing their children.

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