abused as

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  • It is said during the game that she was abused as a child.
  • I was even so far abused as to be worn by girls. Cited from The Talkative Wig, by Eliza Lee Follen
  • In this more personal book Miller said that she herself was abused as a child.
  • It is very plain that a true religion can be abused as well as a false one. Cited from Sophisms of the Protectionists, by Frederic Bastiat
  • About half of the women reported having been sexually abused as children.
  • Having been abused as a child seems to lead to a repetition with one's own children.
  • They were, after a time, as much abused as they had before been extolled. Cited from Manners, Custom and Dress During the Middle Ages, by Paul Lacroix
  • It has been abused as a prison, and is now being renovated and turned to museum.
  • He identified how people who were abused as children internalize that experience.
  • The film tells of a man who was abused as a child and, as a result, has no interest in having children of his own.
  • But home-education, at the present day, is as much abused as it is neglected. Cited from The Christian Home, by Samuel Philips
  • There are few things that are so much abused as this rule in regard to gymnastics. Cited from Valere Aude, by Louis Dechmann
  • Abused as a child, Ryan finds it extremely hard to get close to anyone.
  • Few poets during their lifetime have been at once so much admired and so much abused as Pope. Cited from Poetical Works of Pope, Vol. II, by Alexander Pope
  • Yet they are not abused as poor Le Texier was last year. Cited from Letters of Horace Walpole, V4,Horace Walpole
  • They were stripped of their culture and were abused as punishment for taking part in their own language or cultural traditions.
  • The cardinal mentioned two priests he knew who were abused as children and went on to become paedophiles.
  • And Mrs. Grundy herself seems to me as over-abused as marriage. Cited from Without Prejudice, by Israel Zangwill
  • The conclusion was that many women who have been sexually abused as children have no memory of the abuse.
  • She explained that her writing started out just for her and was cathartic because she had been sexually abused as a child.
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