Bedeutung von “maul” — Learner’s Dictionary


verb [ T ] us uk /mɔːl/

If you are mauled by an animal, you are injured by its teeth or claws (= the sharp parts of its feet):

[ often passive ] He was mauled by a lion.

to criticize someone or something very badly:

[ often passive ] His film was mauled by critics.

(Definition von “maul” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)