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English verb: maim

1. maim (body) injure or wound seriously and leave permanent disfiguration or mutilation


SamplesPeople were maimed by the explosion.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)injure, wound


Narrower (hyponym)cripple, lame, mar, mutilate









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