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Word: emasculate

Definition: weaken; castrate


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::: disavowal - denial; disclaiming; repudiating; disowning; V. disavow; CF. disclaim
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::: stanch - stop or check flow of blood; Ex. stanch the gushing wound
::: dormer - window projecting upright from roof; CF. sleeping room
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::: rapture - great joy and delight; ecstasy; ADJ. rapturous
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