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Word: emasculate

Definition: weaken; castrate


More Vocab Words

::: profusion - great amount; plenty; overabundance; excess; lavish expenditure; Ex. profusion of choices; ADJ. profuse: plentiful; copious; giving or given abundantly; extravagant
::: scuttle - sink (a ship) by cutting holes in the hull; scrap; discard; N: small hatch in a ship's deck or hull
::: fulcrum - support on which a lever rests or pivots
::: expatiate - talk at length; speak or write in detail
::: hackles - hairs on back and neck, especially of a dog; Ex. make someone's hackles rise
::: doddering - shaky; infirm from old age; V. dodder
::: adjacent - adjoining; neighboring; close by
::: bequeath - leave to someone by means of a will; hand down in his will; N. bequest
::: gustatory - affecting or relating to the sense of taste
::: penchant - strong inclination; strong liking (esp. for something that is disapproved of by other people); Ex. penchant for fast cars