Noun(1) a heavy long-handled hammer used to drive stakes or wedges
Verb(1) split (wood(2) injure badly by beating
(1) They would gang up on a lone rhino and maul it to death.(2) Bears shall maul the wicked, and the wolves shall consume them.(3) He won't maul intruders, but he won't leave surprises on the carpet either.(4) Some more chaste readers may blanch at this next revelation, but I maul books: I scribble in margins, bend pages, use inside covers as note-pads.(5) At Babylon there is a famous basalt statue of a man being mauled by a lion.(6) He's more of a technique blocker than a mauler and seems a tad slow against speed rushers.(7) In best campfire tradition, we tell stories - not ghost stories, but mauling stories.(8) He's quick off the ball and is the kind of mauler you want in the run game.(9) We had to get rid of her though after she almost mauled the mailman.(10) Dogs and foxes always go for the neck, but this time whatever attacked the sheep pounced on it from behind, pinning it down and mauling both sides of the back.(11) The team doesn't pound the ball between the tackles as much as other teams, so his value as a big mauler will be realized more on a team that features a power running game.(12) Trembling slightly, Ian continued to crouch down, doubled-up in an almost foetal position, and waited to be mauled .(13) As for personal experience, I was once nearly mauled by a bear while camping.(14) So when a little boy mauled his science notebook, scrawled a message on one of the pages, and rushed into the shot, he was severely reprimanded.(15) ├ö├ç├┐We all had it,├ö├ç├û she says, sitting on a rug in front of her mud hut while her granddaughter mauls a stalk of sugarcane.(16) The beast just overwhelmed him, just mauled him as he slept.
1. sledgehammer ::
2. sledge ::
3. savage ::
4. attack ::
5. tear to pieces ::
6. lacerate ::
7. claw ::
8. scratch ::
Different Formsmaul, mauled, mauler, maulers, mauling, mauls
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