Synonyms for cauterise

Synonyms for (verb) cauterise

Synonyms: cauterise, cauterize, callous

Definition: make insensitive or callous; deaden feelings or morals

Similar words: harden, indurate, inure

Definition: cause to accept or become hardened to; habituate

Usage: He was inured to the cold

Synonyms: cauterise, cauterize, burn

Definition: burn, sear, or freeze (tissue) using a hot iron or electric current or a caustic agent

Usage: The surgeon cauterized the wart

Similar words: treat, care for

Definition: provide treatment for

Usage: The doctor treated my broken leg; The nurses cared for the bomb victims; The patient must be treated right away or she will die; Treat the infection with antibiotics

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