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maimverb [I/T]

us   /meɪm/
to injure a person so severely that a part of that person's body will no longer work correctly or is completely lacking: [T] Many civilians have been maimed by land mines.
(Definition of maim from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “maim”
in Spanish mutilar, lisiar…
in Vietnamese thương tật…
in Malaysian cacat teruk…
in Thai ทำให้บาดเจ็บสาหัส…
in French estropié…
in German verstümmeln…
in Chinese (Simplified) (使)成残废…
in Turkish sakatlamak, sakat bırakmak…
in Russian калечить…
in Indonesian mencederai…
in Chinese (Traditional) (使)殘廢…
in Polish okaleczyć…
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