Date: 2017-11-15 18:55
#criminal #law, #crimes #against #the #person, #criminal #charges # Domestic Violence Definition of Domestic Violence Domestic violence refers to violent acts committed by a family or household member against another, such as child abuse or the mistreatment of one’s spouse. Domestic violence can refer to physical harm inflicted on a member of a household or family, by another member of the same household or family. The catch-all term domestic violence can generally apply to any partners — married or unmarried, straight or gay, living together or simply dating. Domestic violence (sometimes called spousal abuse ) usually involves repetitive physical and ...
American English Slang: The terms "crush" and "crushing"
The term "crush" means an attraction to someone (usually a person one is not dating). For example, many women have a crush on Chris Hemsworth (Thor) and many men have a crush on Gal Gadot (Wonder Woman). A man might say, “I saw the movie Wonder Woman and now I have a crush on Gal Gadot.”
The term “crush” can also mean the person whom one finds attractive. For example, a woman might say, “Brad Pitt is my celebrity crush.”
The term “crushing” is a verb used to describe someone being very attracted to another person (usually a person one is not dating). For example, a man might say, “I met a cute girl at a party last night and now I’m totally crushing on her.”