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Synonyms for castrate
ˈkæs treɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. eunuch, castrate(verb)

    a man who has been castrated and is incapable of reproduction

    "eunuchs guarded the harem"

    Synonyms:
    eunuch

  2. emasculate, castrate(verb)

    deprive of strength or vigor

    "The Senate emasculated the law"

    Synonyms:
    alter, expurgate, shorten, neuter, bowdlerize, spay, emasculate, demasculinise, demasculinize, bowdlerise

  3. bowdlerize, bowdlerise, expurgate, castrate, shorten(verb)

    edit by omitting or modifying parts considered indelicate

    "bowdlerize a novel"

    Synonyms:
    emasculate, alter, bowdlerise, neuter, shorten, reduce, cut, abridge, spay, contract, foreshorten, demasculinise, expurgate, demasculinize, bowdlerize, abbreviate

  4. emasculate, castrate, demasculinize, demasculinise(verb)

    remove the testicles of a male animal

    Synonyms:
    alter, expurgate, shorten, neuter, bowdlerize, spay, emasculate, demasculinise, demasculinize, bowdlerise

  5. alter, neuter, spay, castrate(verb)

    remove the ovaries of

    "Is your cat spayed?"

    Synonyms:
    change, alter, vary, modify, demasculinise, demasculinize, expurgate, bowdlerize, shorten, spay, neuter, falsify, emasculate, interpolate, bowdlerise

Wiktionary

  1. castrate(verb)

    Synonyms:
    geld, sterilize, emasculate, spay, neuter

  2. castrate(verb)

    To remove the testicles of.

    Synonyms:
    geld, sterilize, neuter, emasculate, spay

  3. castrate(verb)

    To remove the ovaries of.

    Synonyms:
    emasculate, spay, sterilize, geld, neuter

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. castrate(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    geld, emasculate, glib, deprive of virility

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. castrate(v)

    Synonyms:
    geld, alter, emasculate

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