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sever
used in Fearless

3 uses
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Definition
to split something into two unconnected parts — usually by cutting

or:

to break up or end a relationship; or to separate from something
  • Because of Adam's eye and severed fingers, "I figured his career as a SEAL was finished," Brad says.
    p. 201.0
  • With that mindset came injuries, but according to Dave Cain, a SEAL who was there when Adam's fingers were severed in Afghanistan, "He could endure pain better than anybody I've ever known.... if he felt it at all."
    p. 9.2
  • As Adam helped extract Billy and the other injured men from the mangled vehicle, Dave noticed Adam's right hand: its fingers were dangling by skin and tendons, every digit but the thumb severed.
    p. 192.1

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