noun- those who behave abusively- may often have been abused themselves or may blame their behavior on he abuse they faced

ABUSER: "Jennifer confronted her abuser in court as part of her pursuit to overcome the abuse."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ABUSER," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/abuser/ (accessed July 9, 2020).