Examples of dismember in a Sentence
The victims' bodies had been dismembered and buried in the basement.
quickly dismembered the old toolshed and hauled it off to the dump
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The court's decision came as Cochran was serving a life sentence in another case: the slaying and dismembering of her lover in Michigan's Upper Peninsula.
Prosecutors say Perez-Espinosa, who worked as a butcher in Cuba, killed his rival, dismembered Portales-Lara's body, placed the remains in black garbage bags and tossed them into the Reserve Canal off Interstate 10 in St. John the Baptist Parish.
Forensic investigators were collecting evidence Saturday at a Aloha home in connection with the death of a woman whose body was found Thursday in the trunk of a car, decapitated and dismembered.
Among them was an Illinois woman, who donated her father's body to science eight years ago, not knowing it would be dismembered and sold for profit.
Court documents said the Cochrans lured Regan to their home, shot him, dismembered his body and dumped it in the woods.
After killing Smith and Moreland, the Garcia-Boettler brothers enlisted Barker’s help to dismember and dispose of their bodies.
Alize Ramon Smith and Jarron Moreland’s dismembered bodies were discovered in a pond on April 18, four days after the 21-year-olds were reported missing, as reported by ABC affiliate KOCO News 5.
Bexar County jurors hearing a murder case where a man was beaten with aluminum baseball bats, suffocated and then dismembered, his remains cooked on a barbecue pit, will return Friday to begin a fourth day of deliberations.
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DISMEMBER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of dismember for English Language Learners
: to cut or tear (a body) into pieces
: to separate (something) into smaller parts
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