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EVISCERATE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does eviscerate mean? 

EVISCERATE (adjective)
  The adjective EVISCERATE has 1 sense:

1. having been disembowelled

  Familiarity information: EVISCERATE used as an adjective is very rare.


EVISCERATE (verb)
  The verb EVISCERATE has 4 senses:

1. surgically remove a part of a structure or an organ
2. remove the contents of
3. remove the entrails of
4. take away a vital or essential part of

  Familiarity information: EVISCERATE used as a verb is uncommon.


 Dictionary entry details 


EVISCERATE (adjective)


Sense 1eviscerate [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Having been disembowelled

Similar:

injured (usually used of physical or mental injury to persons)


EVISCERATE (verb)


Sense 1eviscerate [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Surgically remove a part of a structure or an organ

Classified under:

Verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging

Synonyms:

eviscerate; resect

Hypernyms (to "eviscerate" is one way to...):

remove; take; take away; withdraw (remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract)

Domain category:

medicine; practice of medicine (the learned profession that is mastered by graduate training in a medical school and that is devoted to preventing or alleviating or curing diseases and injuries)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s something


Sense 2eviscerate [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Remove the contents of

Classified under:

Verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.

Context example:

eviscerate the stomach

Hypernyms (to "eviscerate" is one way to...):

empty (make void or empty of contents)

Domain category:

medicine; practice of medicine (the learned profession that is mastered by graduate training in a medical school and that is devoted to preventing or alleviating or curing diseases and injuries)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s something


Sense 3eviscerate [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Remove the entrails of

Classified under:

Verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.

Synonyms:

disembowel; eviscerate; draw

Context example:

draw a chicken

Hypernyms (to "eviscerate" is one way to...):

remove; take; take away; withdraw (remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract)

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s something
Somebody ----s somebody


Sense 4eviscerate [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Take away a vital or essential part of

Classified under:

Verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.

Context example:

the compromise among the parties eviscerated the bill that had been proposed

Hypernyms (to "eviscerate" is one way to...):

devitalise; devitalize (sap of life or energy)

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s something
Something ----s something


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