Meaning of “circumcize” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb [ T ] ( also UK -ise) uk us /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 uk us /ˌsɜːkəmˈsɪʒən/ noun [ C, U ]

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

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