Definition of maltreatment:
ill-usage, bullying, insult, savagery, help, cruelty, ill-treatment, brutalities, mistreatment, revilement, atrocity, evil, mishandling, abuse, inhumanity, misusage, vilification, contumely, barbarism.
Thus do even the apparent exceptions to Indian maltreatment of women- which exceptions are constantly cited as illustrations of the rule- melt away like mists when sunlight is brought to bear upon them.- "Primitive Love and Love-Stories", Henry Theophilus Finck.
- "The Story of Norway", Hjalmar H. Boyesen.
- "The Trail of the Tramp", A-No. 1 (AKA Leon Ray Livingston).