Meaning of “circumcize” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb [ T ] also UK -ise us uk /ˈsɜːkəmsaɪz/

to cut off the skin at the end of a boy's or man's penis, or cut off part of a girl's sex organs

circumcision noun [ C, U ] us uk /ˌsɜːkəmˈsɪʒən/

an operation or ceremony in which a boy or man is circumcised

(Definition of “circumcize” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)