dismember meaning

Pronunciation:   "dismember" in a sentence
Verb: dismember  dis'membu(r)
  1. Separate the limbs from the body
    "the tiger dismembered the tourist" 
  2. Divide into pieces
    "our department was dismembered when our funding dried up"
    - take apart, discerp

Derived forms: dismembered, dismembering, dismembers

See also: dismemberment

Type of: divide, kill, part, separate

Encyclopedia: Dismember


[Medicine]
vt dis·mem·bered; dis·mem·ber·ing : to cut off or disjoin the limbs, members, or parts of — dis·mem·ber·ment n

Examples

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  1. dismember-this is the standard pole arm damage enhancing effect
  2. you dismember my daughter?
  3. what a way of looking at a thing do you possess to convict dismembers the carcass
  4. the focus of these discussions was mainly on two aspects : whether to dismember germany, and how to dismember it
  5. the focus of these discussions was mainly on two aspects : whether to dismember germany, and how to dismember it

Related Words

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  2. dismayfully meaning
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