Vine's Expository Dictionary of NT Words
lit., "to use overmuch" (kata, "down," intensive, chraomai, "to use"), is found in 1 Corinthians 7:31 , with reference to the believer's use of the world (marg., "use to the full"), and 1 Corinthians 9:18 , AV, "abuse," RV, "use to the full." See USE.
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Vines, W. E., M. A. Entry for 'Abuse, Abusers'. Vine's Expository Dictionary of NT Words. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/ved/a/abuse-abusers.html. 1940.