Synonyms for mutilate

Synonyms for (verb) mutilate

Synonyms: mutilate, mar

Definition: destroy or injure severely

Usage: mutilated bodies

Similar words: maim

Definition: injure or wound seriously and leave permanent disfiguration or mutilation

Usage: people were maimed by the explosion


Synonyms: cut up, mutilate, mangle

Definition: destroy or injure severely

Usage: The madman mutilates art work

Similar words: damage

Definition: inflict damage upon

Usage: The snow damaged the roof; She damaged the car when she hit the tree


Synonyms: mangle, murder, mutilate

Definition: alter so as to make unrecognizable

Usage: The tourists murdered the French language

Similar words: falsify, garble, warp, distort

Definition: make false by mutilation or addition; as of a message or story