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Word: dismember

Definition: cut into small parts; cut (a body) apart limb from limb


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::: premonition - forewarning; presentiment; foreboding
::: embroider - decorate with needlework; ornament (a story) with fancy or fictitious details; embellish
::: fictitious - imaginary; non-existent; purposely invented to deceive; untrue; Ex. fictitious name/boyfriend; CF. fictional
::: maelstrom - violent whirlpool; violent or tublent situation; CF. stream
::: fluster - confuse; make nervous and confused; N.
::: shunt - move (a railway train) from one track to another; turn aside; divert; sidetrack; Ex. shunt traffic around an accident; N.
::: merit - good quality deserving praise; merits: aspect of character or behavior deserving approval or disapproval; Ex. judge each plan on its own merits; V: deserve; earn
::: ductile - malleable; pliable; (of metals) easily pulled into shape; flexible; (of someone) easily influenced or controlled
::: igneous - produced by fire; of fire; volcanic; (of rocks) formed from lava; Ex. igneous meteorite
::: adjunct - something attached to but holding an inferior position