Examples of maim in a Sentence
The bomb killed 16 people and maimed several others.
on-the-job accidents maim far too many workers every year
Synonym Discussion of maim
Definition of maim
1 obsolete : serious physical injury; especially : loss of a member of the body
2 obsolete : a serious loss
MAIM Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of maim for English Language Learners
: to injure (someone) very badly by violence
MAIM Defined for Kids
Definition of maim for Students
: to injure badly or cripple by violence
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