Synonyms for dismember

Synonyms for (verb) dismember

Synonyms: dismember

Definition: separate the limbs from the body

Usage: the tiger dismembered the tourist

Similar words: kill

Definition: cause to die; put to death, usually intentionally or knowingly

Usage: This man killed several people when he tried to rob a bank; The farmer killed a pig for the holidays

Synonyms: take apart, discerp, dismember

Definition: divide into pieces

Usage: our department was dismembered when our funding dried up; The Empire was discerped after the war

Similar words: divide, separate, part

Definition: come apart

Usage: The two pieces that we had glued separated

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