Thesaurus / maim

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

I will kill thee, maim thee like a dog, Unless thou takest thy hand from off the maid!Marc.

Virginia, A TragedyMarion Forster Gilmore

Man has no better natural right to poison himself or his neighbor, than to maim, wound or kill himself or his neighbor.

It is the nature of the borer to maim or kill the tree; it is for the interest of the owner that the tree should live.

The Fat of the LandJohn Williams Streeter

"I think Agnew fixed up some shells to kill or maim me," said Frank.

Frank Merriwell's RewardBurt L. Standish

When the savage desires to rob you, he may attempt to strangle and maim you.

He seemed not, therefore, to be moved with their petitions and remonstrances; but made as if he intended to maim or destroy it.

As has been said, Rob had no wish to kill the bull, nor did he wish to maim or seriously injure him.

And a friend he was going to maim—pretty hard choice to make, wasn't it?

Red Pepper's PatientsGrace S. Richmond

Read not a line of it—the omission will not maim our argument.

We will beat him, and put him in our stocks, and maim his cattle.

USE maim IN A SENTENCE

Join our early testers! See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORDS RELATED TO MAIM

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.