6 But the Egyptians mistreated us and made us suffer, subjecting us to harsh labor.

Read Deuteronomy 26:6 Using Other Translations

And the Egyptians evil entreated us, and afflicted us, and laid upon us hard bondage:
And the Egyptians treated us harshly and humiliated us and laid on us hard labor.
When the Egyptians oppressed and humiliated us by making us their slaves,