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synonyms for castrate

  • mutilate
  • neuter
  • spay
  • sterilize
  • alter
  • caponize
  • change
  • cut
  • desexualize
  • emasculate
  • fix
  • geld
  • unsex
  • asexualize
  • deprive of virility
  • eunuchize
See also synonyms for: castrated / castration

antonyms for castrate

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  • aid
  • assist
  • continue
  • help
  • keep
  • remain
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How to use castrate in a sentence

Hence it was not uncommon in Italy to castrate boys in order to fit them for soprano singers when adults.
THE NEW GRESHAM ENCYCLOPEDIAVARIOUS
I wish the British would catch and castrate every one of them, so that they may be old women in reality.
WITH STEYN AND DE WETPHILIP PIENAAR
We sent them happy thoughts in dreams, inspired them to tame the horse, to castrate the bull, to teach the dog to guard the sheep.
THE REVOLT OF THE ANGELSANATOLE FRANCE
They will not castrate cattle even through their servants, but sell the young bulls and buy oxen.
THE TRIBES AND CASTES OF THE CENTRAL PROVINCES OF INDIAR. V. RUSSELL
The Holodias will not rear male calves at their houses, and do not castrate their bulls.
CASTES AND TRIBES OF SOUTHERN INDIAEDGAR THURSTON
He hired the police to castrate the stranger, which was done in the jail.
JOURNEYS AND EXPERIENCES IN ARGENTINA, PARAGUAY, AND CHILEHENRY STEPHENS
But take a sheep flock now—the bellwether is jest a nice gentle old castrate thet'll do jest whut the sheepherder wants.
ASSASSINJESSE FRANKLIN BONE
It will be easiest to castrate the kids be89tween the age of two and four weeks.
PRACTICAL ANGORA GOAT RAISINGC. P. BAILEY
The Holodia section of the Tellis will not rear male calves, and do not castrate their bulls.
OMENS AND SUPERSTITIONS OF SOUTHERN INDIAEDGAR THURSTON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO CASTRATE

  • caponize
  • castrate
  • change
  • desexualize
  • emasculate
  • fix
  • geld
  • mutilate
  • neuter
  • spay
  • unsex
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.