Examples of amputate in a Sentence
His arm was badly injured and had to be amputated.
Recent Examples of amputate from the Web
Everywhere, the coastal forest lay dying, trees amputated at their bases.
USA TODAY Sports Washington Nationals owner Mark Lerner is recovering after having his left leg amputated last week as a result of cancer.
Another one of the plaintiffs, Hassan Allen, is diabetic and wears prostheses after having both legs amputated.
But 18 years earlier two terrified parents sat in a doctor’s office, hearing that their infant son would need his legs amputated.
Since the couple met seven years ago, he's developed severe gout, arthritis, undergone several surgeries and had to have a toe amputated.
The ordeal began when Pimenta contracted bacterial meningitis; his body went into septic shock, the infection spread throughout his bloodstream, and doctors amputated his arms and legs.
Doctors there were not able to save the boy’s hand, which had to be amputated, WPLG-Ch.
The good news was that no fingers were amputated this year at the Burnett Burn Center.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'amputate.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
AMPUTATE Defined for English Language Learners
AMPUTATE Defined for Kids
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up amputate? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).