Thesaurus / excoriate

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Its pamphlets went so far as to excoriate allied methods of warfare and to level accusations of inhumanity against the Belgians.

Ghastly faces were staring at her, their lips moving in death to excoriate her.

The Last ShotFrederick Palmer

Those attacked by the insect scratch, and in this act they excoriate the skin, crush the lice and contaminate their fingers.

Handbook of Medical EntomologyWilliam Albert Riley

You must be careful not to have too much of the Liquid on the rag, for fear it should excoriate the gums or inside of the mouth.

The Toilet of FloraPierre-Joseph Buc'hoz

Neither have you a right to excoriate those who are conscientiously operating through the channels spoken of.

The Abominations of Modern SocietyRev. T. De Witt Talmage

He could excoriate an antagonist with invective, or roast him alive before a slow fire of sarcasm.

Five days after this period, I again observed a disposition to excoriate.

After eating the marrow, which was so acrid as to excoriate the lips, we rendered the bones friable by burning, and ate them also.

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