Thesaurus

emasculates

verb
present tense third-person singular of emasculate

Synonyms & Antonyms of emasculates

to deprive of courage or confidence
  • being eliminated early in one's very first tennis tournament can be an emasculating experience

Synonyms for emasculates

Words Related to emasculates

Near Antonyms for emasculates

Antonyms for emasculates

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About emasculates

Thesaurus Entries Near emasculates

emasculated

emasculates

emasculating

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Emasculates.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/emasculates. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on emasculates

Nglish: Translation of emasculates for Spanish Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!