abuser etymology

French word abuser comes from French -er (Forms infinitives of first-conjugation verbs.), French abus (Abuse (improper usage).)

Detailed word origin of abuser

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-er French (fra) Forms infinitives of first-conjugation verbs.
abus French (fra) Abuse (improper usage).
abuser French (fra) (followed by the preposition de) to take advantage of somebody (especially sexually). (intransitive, slang) to go too far. To abuse (use improperly). To mislead.

Words with the same origin as abuser

Descendants of -er
avaler calmer collier dégueulasse dépenser embrasser filmer fonction garder habiller journée nuit partager placer profiter raisonnable regard risque règlement régler réglé suicider tarder taré tester