acquaintance violence

noun

impulsive aggressive behaviour towards someone with whom the attacker has been in contact

Nearby words

  1. acp,
  2. acpt.,
  3. acquaint,
  4. acquaintance,
  5. acquaintance rape,
  6. acquainted,
  7. acquest,
  8. acquiesce,
  9. acquiescence,
  10. acquiescent

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