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Maul became the party chairman of his city council district starting around 2016.

A splitting maul is basically a heavy steel wedge on a wood, fiberglass, or metal handle.

The wedge-shaped maul head is specifically designed for, and highly efficient at, splitting—significantly better than the thin, relatively lightweight head of an axe.

The maul takes up almost no storage space and requires no maintenance.

A wedge-shaped splitting maul is still the simplest, most reliable, most portable tool for splitting firewood.

With a lot of forethought, he wields an 8-pound maul through timber.

Another man, Stephen Maul of San Francisco, was arrested on two separate occasions in 2000 for biting his dog.

There are few things more congenial to certain gentlemen than a chance to maul an easy victim.

Ignorant societies for the "suppression of vice" maul over our literature and our art.

The carpenter, in the eyes of her, swung his maul and knocked out the pin of the chain-stopper, shouting “Stand clear!”

Oscar had asked when he saw the maul-rings taken out of the wagon on their arrival and unloading.

It was probably a case of numbness; you maul your thumb with a hammer and it will hurt just so long before it stops.


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On this page you'll find 84 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to maul, such as: beat up, bludgeon, drub, lacerate, molest, and mug.

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