verb (used with object)
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Origin of maul
OTHER WORDS FROM maulmauler, nounun·mauled, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for maul
Other targets of this critical mauling include Madonna, Sharon Osborne, and Demi Moore.
By the time I am done I am "all het up" and feel like taking the club and giving them a good mauling.The Red Cow and Her Friends|Peter McArthur
In 1662 a mob assembled, dragged them out into the street, beating and mauling them severely, and killing one outright.Bygone London|Frederick Ross
After the fourth mauling he turned round and went back to Johannesburg, preferring to take his chances with the Boers.A Woman's Part in a Revolution|Natalie Harris Hammond
But you shan't escape your misdemeanour in mauling those verses as you have done, by finding fault with my joke redevivus.Handy Andy, Volume 2 (of 2)|Samuel Lover
She had been a field-hand in North Carolina, and worked at cutting down trees, grubbing land, and mauling rails.Palmetto-Leaves|Harriet Beecher Stowe