Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps


Adjective: eviscerate  i'vi-su,reyt
  1. Having been disembowelled
Verb: eviscerate  i'vi-su,reyt
  1. (medicine) surgically remove a part of a structure or an organ
    - resect
     
  2. (medicine) remove the contents of
    "eviscerate the stomach"
     
  3. Remove the entrails of
    "eviscerate a chicken";
    - disembowel, draw
     
  4. Take away a vital or essential part of
    "the compromise among the parties eviscerated the bill that had been proposed"

Derived forms: eviscerated, eviscerates, eviscerating

See also: injured

Type of: devitalise [Brit], devitalize, empty, remove, take, take away, withdraw

Encyclopedia: Eviscerate