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Yes, you probably can't have someone arrested for it but would be referred to as emotional and verbal abuse. Neglect is also a form of abuse

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Q: Would mental abuse be a form of domestic violence?
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What's the word for a reckless form of physical or mental abuse among people who live together?

Domestic Violence

Is abuse among friends considered domestic violence?

it most certainly is!! this begs the question "Why would friends want to abuse each other in the first place???" Abuse whether physical or mental is wrong ! period!!

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