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mutilate
used in The Old Man and the Sea

2 uses
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Definition
severely injure or damage — for example by cutting up
  • He did not like to look at the fish anymore since he had been mutilated. When the fish had been hit it was as though he himself were hit.
mutilated = disfigured (severely damaged)
  • God . knows how much that last one took, he said But she. s much lighter now... He did not want to think of the mutilated/"3!

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