Maim synonyms

mām
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To cut off or damage a limb or other important part of (a person or animal)
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To mutilate or disfigure by repeatedly and roughly cutting, tearing, hacking, or crushing; lacerate and bruise badly
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(Figuratively) to damage seriously; to destroy
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To make unable or unfit; esp., to make incapable of normal activity; disable
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To deprive of capability or effectiveness, especially to impair the physical abilities of.
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Change the appearance of something/someone to the negative.
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To cause damage to; impair:
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(Slang, Sports) To foul (an opponent) roughly
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To truncate is to cut off a part of or to cut short.
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To render unqualified or unfit.
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To impair the soundness, goodness, or value of; to harm or cause destruction.
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To cause physical damage to (something); harm:
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To remove the testicles of; emasculate; geld
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To ruin; to damage (something) in some way making it unfit for use. [from 16th c.]
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To impair the soundness, perfection, or integrity of; spoil.
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Blemish means to spoil the perfection of something.
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To deface is defined as to spoil the appearance, mar or disfigure.
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(Intransitive, nautical) (for a ship) To be moved by warping.
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To remove the limbs of by cutting or tearing
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To cut the hamstring of (an animal or a person) and thereby cripple.
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To damage, as by heavy wear:
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(Obsolete) To shine.
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To kill indiscriminately and mercilessly and in large numbers
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To injure or mutilate, as by scratching or beating:
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(Intransitive) To provide assistance.
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To set right; repair:
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To cause to be free of, to lose interest in, or to stop doing something:
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To put back in good condition after damage, decay, etc.; mend; fix
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To provide assistance, support, or relief to:
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A state of violent disorder or riotous confusion; havoc.
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Synonym Study

  • To disable is to make incapable of normal physical activity, as by crippling disabled war veterans
  • Mangle implies injury or disfigurement by or as if by repeated tearing, hacking, or crushing his arm was mangled in the press
  • To mutilate is to remove or severely damage a part essential to the completeness of a person or thing, and suggests disfigurement a speech mutilated by censors
  • To cripple is to cause to be legless, armless, or lame in any member crippled by rheumatism
  • Maim implies a severe injury that deprives a person of some bodily member or its use maimed in an auto accident
Find another word for maim. In this page you can discover 31 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for maim, like: mutilate, mangle, cripple, incapacitate, disable, disfigure, injure, hack, truncate, impair and disqualify.