disembowelled disembowelled

Definition(s):

  • (v) remove the entrails of

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Usage(s):

  • In the old days, a man convicted of treason would have been dragged behind a horse to the scaffold, hanged, disembowelled, beheaded and quartered.

News

  • As Rwanda marks genocide, no justice for DR Congo massacres

    Rutshuru (DR Congo) (AFP) - Twenty years after the genocide of Rwanda's Tutsi minority, the massacres of Hutu civilians who fled across the border into the DR Congo remain a taboo subject in Kigali. In DR Congo's restive east, however, the memories are painfully acute, of families rounded up and murdered, bodies dumped in mass graves, pregnant women disembowelled. The Tutsi-led Rwandan ...
    on April 4, 2014     Source: AFP via Yahoo! News

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