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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Eviscerate \E*vis"cer*ate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Eviscerated;
p. pr. & vb. n. Eviscerating.] [L. evisceratus, p. p. of
eviscerare to eviscerate; e out + viscera the bowels. See
To take out the entrails of; to disembowel; to gut.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
adj 1: having been disembowelled
v 1: surgically remove a part of a structure or an organ [syn:
2: remove the contents of; "eviscerate the stomach"
3: remove the entrails of; "draw a chicken" [syn: disembowel,
4: take away a vital or essential part of; "the compromise among
the parties eviscerated the bill that had been proposed"
From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :
36 Moby Thesaurus words for "eviscerate":
abate, attenuate, blunt, bowel, cramp, cripple, damp, dampen,
deaden, debilitate, devitalize, disembowel, draw, dull, enervate,
enfeeble, exhaust, extenuate, gruel, gut, lay low, mitigate,
paunch, rattle, reduce, sap, shake, shake up, soften up, unbrace,
undermine, unman, unnerve, unstrengthen, unstring, weaken
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