castrated castrated  /ˈkæ ˌstreɪ tɪd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) deprived of sexual capacity or sexual attributes

Usage(s):

  1. The baby was castrated, and surgeons fashioned a kind of vagina out of the remaining tissue.
  2. In the 1992 Swordsman II, Lin plays an evil male deity who has castrated himself to become a woman and achieve greater powers.
  3. Male reindeer, who are judged to be too tough to eat, are castrated and have their statuesque antlers removed to lessen the chance of fighting.

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  1. "He castrated people, he used parts of their body to decorate his office. I'm not giving out these details to emotionalise the issue, but for people to understand how important it is to catch this criminal," Zuroff said.
    on Jul 10, 2008 By: Efraim Zuroff Source: Melbourne Herald Sun

  2. "We are in a predicament. We are being castrated, killed and destroyed," Adnan al-Dulaimi said.
    on Dec 15, 2006 By: Adnan al-Dulaimi Source: Forbes

  3. "The Supreme Court decision of executive privilege and Executive Secretary Eduardo Ermita's exaggerated and self-serving interpretation of the ruling have effectively castrated the Senate of its constitutionally mandated prerogative to investigate...
    on Mar 31, 2008 By: Franklin Drilon Source: Inquirer.net

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