a state of affairs between two people characterized by wrong or improper action, either physical or verbal
If you feel you are in an abusive relationship, take it seriously. Talk to someone; get help.
Gruelle's story highlights the overlooked fact that leaving an abusive relationship can be lethal.
This is a topic that 19-year-old Jasmine Villegas, a singer and a survivor of an abusive relationship, already knows about.
Wynser said she first became aware of the problem of domestic violence after a friend of hers was in an abusive relationship.