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  Words related to castrate

Related / Similar Words: eunuch, alter, neuter, spay, emasculate, demasculinize, demasculinise, bowdlerize, bowdlerise, expurgate, shorten

 

Definition:
  • a man who has been castrated and is incapable of reproduction; "eunuchs guarded the harem";
  • remove the ovaries of; "Is your cat spayed?";
  • remove the testicles of a male animal;
  • edit by omitting or modifying parts considered indelicate; "bowdlerize a novel";
  • deprive of strength or vigor; "The Senate emasculated the law";

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    Hyponyms: defeminize, defeminise, caponize, caponise, geld, cut

     

    Derivational Morphology: emasculate, demasculinize, demasculinise, castration, neutering, fixing, altering, neuter, spaying, emasculation, eunuch, expurgation, bowdlerization, bowdlerisation, Bowdler, Thomas Bowdler

     

    Anagrams: cerastes, car seat, tear sac

     

     
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