emasculate

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ɪˈmæskjʊleɪt/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/ɪˈmæskjəˌleɪt/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(v. i maskyə lāt′; adj. i maskyə lit, -lāt′)


Inflections of 'emasculate' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
emasculates
v 3rd person singular
emasculating
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
emasculated
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
emasculated
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."

emasculate
WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: To sterilize
Synonyms:
geld, unman, mutilate, castrate, sterilize, sterilise (UK), eunuchize, eunuchise (UK), desex, neuter
Sense: To weaken
Synonyms:
soften, enervate, devitalize, cripple , weaken , devitalise (UK), enfeeble, hamstring, hobble, incapacitate, lame , disable , debilitate

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