Translation of maltreatment in Spanish:

maltreatment

malos tratos, n.

Pronunciation /malˈtriːtm(ə)nt//mælˈtritmənt/

noun

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    malos tratos masculine
    • It includes domestic violence, child physical abuse, child sexual abuse and maltreatment of elders.
    • Specific chapters examine the effect of maltreatment on cognitive, linguistic, social, and emotional development in children.
    • According to national newspapers he has claimed abuse and maltreatment by his captors and dismissed their claims as a fabrication.
    • We don't like thinking about child abuse and maltreatment.
    • Child maltreatment, abuse and victimization refer to the intentional assault of a child by a caretaker.