To better see all uses of the word
cauterize
in
Arrowsmith
please enable javascript.

cauterize
Used In
Arrowsmith
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • Gottlieb swabbed its belly with a cotton wad soaked in lysol, slit it from belly to neck, and cauterized the heart with a red-hot spatula—the class quivered as they heard the searing of the flesh.

  • There are no more uses of "cauterize" in the book.


    Show samples from other sources
  • cauterized the wound
  • Big God howled like a hot wind... Then Small God (cozy and contained, private and limited) came away cauterized, laughing numbly at his own temerity.
    Arundhati Roy  --  The God of Small Things

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading