Definitions for maulmɔl
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a heavy hammer often with a wooden head used esp. for driving stakes or wedges.
Category: Building Trades
(v.t.)to use roughly; manhandle.
to injure by rough treatment.
Origin of maul:
1200–50; ME malle < OF mail mallet, hammer < L malleus
maul, sledge, sledgehammer(verb)
a heavy long-handled hammer used to drive stakes or wedges
split (wood) with a maul and wedges
injure badly by beating
A heavy long-handled hammer, used for splitting logs by driving a wedge into it, or in combat.
A situation where the player carrying the ball, who must be on his feet, is held by one or more opponents, and one or more of the ball carrier's team mates bind onto the ball carrier.
To handle someone or something in a rough way.
To savage; to cause serious physical wounds (usually by an animal).
The bear mauled him in a terrible way.
To criticise harshly.
Origin: malle, from mail, from mail, from malleus
a heavy wooden hammer or beetle
to beat and bruise with a heavy stick or cudgel; to wound in a coarse manner
to injure greatly; to do much harm to
A splitting maul also known as a block buster, block splitter, "slegax", or "godevil", is a heavy, long-handled axe used for splitting a piece of wood along its grain. One side of its head is like a sledgehammer, and the other side is like an axe.
Translations for maul
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
(especially of an animal) to injure (a person or animal) usually badly
He was badly mauled by an angry lion.
- يَنْهَش، يَجْرَح، يَشْلَخArabic
- ferirPortuguese (BR)
- zle zříditCzech
- übel zurichtenGerman
- herir, magullarSpanish
- (puruks) kiskumaEstonian
- صدمه دیدنFarsi
- क्षतविक्षत करनाHindi
- izbiti, izmlatitiCroatian
- menganiaya, menyakitiIndonesian
- 다치게 하다Korean
- sumaitoti, sužalotiLithuanian
- plosīt; kropļotLatvian
- skamfere, mishandleNorwegian
- صدمه دیدنPersian
- a schilodiRomanian
- терзать, калечитьRussian
- teško povreditiSerbian
- illa tilltyga, mörbultaSwedish
- (สัตว์) กัดฉีกThai
- (尤指被動物)嚴重傷害Chinese (Trad.)
- бити; калічитиUkrainian
- بری طرح سے زخمی کرناUrdu
- đối xử thô bạoVietnamese
- （尤指被动物）伤害Chinese (Simp.)
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