disemboweled

[ dis-em-bou-uh l ]SEE DEFINITION OF disemboweled

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The trackside was strewn with disemboweled whitewood barrels.

Masters disemboweled their slaves, to search for prognostications in their entrails.

He clipped them, beheaded them, disemboweled them and warped them all out of shape.

The dog was thus roasted whole, for he had not been disemboweled.

Lake cornered them a few minutes later and, without touching his blaster, disemboweled them with their own knives.

The other feather-beds and pillows were ripped up, disemboweled and emptied by some of the other rioters.

The child obeyed the hag's orders and disemboweled the two little children.

After having been opened and disemboweled, they are exposed to the sun on scaffolds erected on the river banks.

Feeling in the abdomen as if he had been disemboweled; he wishes to walk fast which causes the parts to pain severely.

The seas have been charted and the mountains have been disemboweled, but the atmosphere is unconquered.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1600, from dis- + embowel. Earlier form was disbowel (mid-15c.); embowel, with the same meaning, is attested from 1520s. Related: Disemboweled; disembowelment.