Examples of disembowel in a Sentence
The fierce cat uses its claws to disembowel its prey.
ancient Roman prophets would disembowel animals in order to read the future from their entrails
Recent Examples of disembowel from the Web
Fidel Lopez, the Sunrise man who admitted disemboweling his girlfriend in a drunken rage in 2015, would be willing to plead guilty to avoid execution, his lawyer said in court Friday.
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First Known Use of disembowel
DISEMBOWEL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of disembowel for English Language Learners
: to take the stomach, intestines, etc., out of (an animal or person) : to remove the bowels of (an animal or person)
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