Synonyms for maul

Synonyms for (noun) maul

Synonyms: maul, sledge, sledgehammer

Definition: a heavy long-handled hammer used to drive stakes or wedges

Similar words: hammer

Definition: a hand tool with a heavy rigid head and a handle; used to deliver an impulsive force by striking

Synonyms for (verb) maul

Synonyms: mangle, maul

Definition: injure badly by beating

Similar words: deface, disfigure, blemish

Definition: mar or spoil the appearance of

Usage: scars defaced her cheeks; The vandals disfigured the statue


Synonyms: maul

Definition: split (wood) with a maul and wedges

Similar words: rive, split, cleave

Definition: separate or cut with a tool, such as a sharp instrument

Usage: cleave the bone