Definitions for maulmɔl

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. maul, sledge, sledgehammer(verb)

    a heavy long-handled hammer used to drive stakes or wedges

  2. maul(verb)

    split (wood) with a maul and wedges

  3. maul, mangle(verb)

    injure badly by beating

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  1. maul(Noun)

    A heavy long-handled hammer, used for splitting logs by driving a wedge into it, or in combat.

  2. maul(Noun)

    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.

  3. maul(Verb)

    To handle someone or something in a rough way.

  4. maul(Verb)

    To savage; to cause serious physical wounds (usually by an animal).

    The bear mauled him in a terrible way.

  5. maul(Verb)

    To criticise harshly.

  6. Origin: malle, from mail, from mail, from malleus

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Maul(noun)

    a heavy wooden hammer or beetle

  2. Maul(verb)

    to beat and bruise with a heavy stick or cudgel; to wound in a coarse manner

  3. Maul(verb)

    to injure greatly; to do much harm to

  4. Origin: [See Mall a hammer.]

Anagrams of maul »

  1. luma

  2. alum

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