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mu·ti·la·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mutilationnoun

    an injury that causes disfigurement or that deprives you of a limb or other important body part

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  1. mutilationnoun

    Synonyms:
    disfigurement

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  1. mutilationnoun

    Synonyms:
    maim, dismemberment, mangling

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  1. List of paraphrases for "mutilation":

    maiming, dismemberment, female, genital, amputation, fgm, distortion, mayhem

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#1236female
#10309distortion
#16293genital
#16672mayhem
#38163fgm
#39019mutilation
#43169amputation
#60146dismemberment
#122321maiming

How to use mutilation in a sentence?

  1. Pope Francis on Saturday:

    The many forms of slavery, the commercialization, and mutilation of the bodies of women, call out to us to be committed to defeat these types of degradation that reduce them to mere objects that are bought and sold ....

  2. Ken Paxton:

    It is shocking and sad that Joe Biden would champion cruel forms of child abuse such as genital mutilation through forced so-called sex-change operations and the prescription of dangerous puberty blockers, i will always defend the children of Texas from these inhumane procedures.

  3. Eric Schmidt:

    I don’t see how anyone who believes in the rule of law and the rights of women could do anything other than support efforts to end female-genital mutilation, forced marriage and honor-killings -- practices that have no place in the 21st century.

  4. Amnesty International:

    Soldiers and militias subjected Tigrayan women and girls to rape, gang rape, sexual slavery, sexual mutilation and other forms of torture, often using ethnic slurs and death threats, given the context, scale, and gravity of the sexual violence committed against women and girls in Ethiopias Tigray, the violations amount to war crimes and may amount to crimes against humanity.

  5. Stephanie Baric:

    Typically seen in the form of physical or emotional abuse, rape or kidnapping, honor violence also includes harmful practices such as female genital mutilation( FGM) and forced marriage. In extreme cases, murder, in sharp contrast with domestic violence, families and communities often condone honor violence, which makes Honor Violence more difficult to identify and stop.


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