dismemberment dismemberment  /dɪs ˈmɛm bər mənt/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the removal of limbs; being cut to pieces

Usage(s):

  1. Major themes of the precode horror comics are decapitation, or dismemberment, or disfigurement of some kind, such as destruction of the face by acid, or the poking out of eyes.
  2. In West Pakistan, a political upheaval is a foregone conclusion in the wake of defeat and dismemberment.
  3. The dismemberment of his energy tax is a case study in how difficult it has been for Clinton to make good on his pledge to rebuff those diverse interests in favor of the larger good.

News

  1. Austin Sigg denied his mother's advice in Jessica Ridgeway case

    GOLDEN -- An attorney for a teenager charged in the slaying and dismemberment of a 10-year-old girl in suburban Denver said Friday his client was separated from his mother and was denied the opportunity to seek her advice after he was read his rights.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Boulder Daily Camera

  2. Lawyer Criticizes Questioning In Ridgeway Case

    An attorney for a teenager charged in the slaying and dismemberment of a 10-year-old Westminster girl said Friday his client was separated from his mother and was denied the opportunity to seek her advice after he was read his rights.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: CBS Denver

  3. Judge considers moving Austin Sigg trial

    An attorney for a teenager charged in the slaying and dismemberment of a 10-year-old girl in suburban Denver said Friday his client was separated from his mother and was denied the opportunity to seek her advice after he was read his rights.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Fort Collins Coloradoan

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Quotes

  1. Republican Majority Leader Tom DeLay said the bill would mean taxpayers funding "the dismemberment of living, distinct human beings".
    on May 24, 2005 By: Tom DeLay Source: BBC News

  2. "If you have certain elements of our population that are always advocating the dismemberment of India, and then in fact glorifying martyrs, those that killed 329 (passengers in the Air Indian bombing) or the prime minister of India, it's...
    on Apr 24, 2006 By: Ujjal Dosanjh Source: 940 News

  3. "There can be no negotiated capitulations and negotiated dismemberment of smaller countries by bigger ones," Mr. Saakashvili said.
    on Aug 15, 2008 By: Mikhail Saakashvili Source: New York Times

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