disembowel

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dis·em·bow·el

 (dĭs′ĕm-bou′əl)
tr.v. dis·em·bow·eled, dis·em·bow·el·ing, dis·em·bow·els or dis·em·bow·elled or dis·em·bow·el·ling
1. To remove the entrails from.
2. To deprive of meaning or substance.

dis′em·bow′el·ment n.

disembowel

(ˌdɪsɪmˈbaʊəl)
vb, -els, -elling or -elled, -els, -eling or -eled
(tr) to remove the entrails of
ˌdisemˈbowelment n

dis•em•bow•el

(ˌdɪs ɛmˈbaʊ əl)

v.t. -eled, -el•ing (esp. Brit.) -elled, -el•ling.
to eviscerate (def. 1).
[1595–1605]
dis`em•bow′el•ment, n.

disembowel


Past participle: disembowelled
Gerund: disembowelling

Imperative
disembowel
disembowel
Present
I disembowel
you disembowel
he/she/it disembowels
we disembowel
you disembowel
they disembowel
Preterite
I disembowelled
you disembowelled
he/she/it disembowelled
we disembowelled
you disembowelled
they disembowelled
Present Continuous
I am disembowelling
you are disembowelling
he/she/it is disembowelling
we are disembowelling
you are disembowelling
they are disembowelling
Present Perfect
I have disembowelled
you have disembowelled
he/she/it has disembowelled
we have disembowelled
you have disembowelled
they have disembowelled
Past Continuous
I was disembowelling
you were disembowelling
he/she/it was disembowelling
we were disembowelling
you were disembowelling
they were disembowelling
Past Perfect
I had disembowelled
you had disembowelled
he/she/it had disembowelled
we had disembowelled
you had disembowelled
they had disembowelled
Future
I will disembowel
you will disembowel
he/she/it will disembowel
we will disembowel
you will disembowel
they will disembowel
Future Perfect
I will have disembowelled
you will have disembowelled
he/she/it will have disembowelled
we will have disembowelled
you will have disembowelled
they will have disembowelled
Future Continuous
I will be disembowelling
you will be disembowelling
he/she/it will be disembowelling
we will be disembowelling
you will be disembowelling
they will be disembowelling
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been disembowelling
you have been disembowelling
he/she/it has been disembowelling
we have been disembowelling
you have been disembowelling
they have been disembowelling
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been disembowelling
you will have been disembowelling
he/she/it will have been disembowelling
we will have been disembowelling
you will have been disembowelling
they will have been disembowelling
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been disembowelling
you had been disembowelling
he/she/it had been disembowelling
we had been disembowelling
you had been disembowelling
they had been disembowelling
Conditional
I would disembowel
you would disembowel
he/she/it would disembowel
we would disembowel
you would disembowel
they would disembowel
Past Conditional
I would have disembowelled
you would have disembowelled
he/she/it would have disembowelled
we would have disembowelled
you would have disembowelled
they would have disembowelled
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.disembowel - remove the entrails of; "draw a chicken"
remove, take away, withdraw, take - remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract; "remove a threat"; "remove a wrapper"; "Remove the dirty dishes from the table"; "take the gun from your pocket"; "This machine withdraws heat from the environment"

disembowel

verb gut, eviscerate, remove the innards from, draw a psychopath who hangs and disembowels his prey
Translations
erittääpoistaasisälmyksetsuolistaa
aflima

disembowel

[ˌdɪsɪmˈbaʊəl] VTdesentrañar, destripar

disembowel

[ˌdɪsɪmˈbaʊəl] vt [+ animal] → éviscérer, étriper; [+ person] → éventrer

disembowel

vtdie Eingeweide herausnehmen (+dat); (= murder)den Bauch aufschlitzen (+dat)

disembowel

[dɪsɪmˈbaʊəl] vtsbudellare, sventrare
References in classic literature ?
They viciously snapped, not only at each other's disembowelments, but like flexible bows, bent round, and bit their own; till those entrails seemed swallowed over and over again by the same mouth, to be oppositely voided by the gaping wound.
Of all the horrible things the Beeb's East London-set, Victorian crime drama has thrown at us over the years - disembowelments, cannibalism, incest and infanticide - the sucker-punch it administered in last week's final ever episode was definitely a cobble stone step too far.
Limb amputation, impalements, disembowelments, burning people alive, slowly burning their feet and backs and hanging them in front of the community, facial mutilation, removing sex organs, repeatedly being shot, and other tortures and being left to die were common practice as most victims were tortured before death (20th).
Some graphically shocking scenes feature a zombie walking around with an IV needle in his arm, exploding heads--including that of a man blown up into a million red fragments, very much like the insides of an exploded watermelon--, helicopter blade decapitations, machetes and screwdrivers shoved into faces, gory disembowelments.