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embowel

[ em-bou-uhl, -boul ]
/ 蓻m藞ba蕣 蓹l, -藞ba蕣l /
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verb (used with object), em路bow路eled, em路bow路el路ing or (especially British) em路bow路elled, em路bow路el路ling.
Obsolete. to enclose.
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Origin of embowel

First recorded in 1515鈥25; em-1 + bowel

OTHER WORDS FROM embowel

un路em路bow路eled, adjectiveun路em路bow路elled, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for embowel

embowel
/ (瑟m藞ba蕣蓹l) /

verb obsolete
to bury or embed deeply
another word for disembowel
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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