2 cripple, debilitate, deprive of force, enervate, impoverish, soften, weaken
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emasculate ( emasculates 3rd person present) ( emasculating present participle) ( emasculated past tense & past participle )
1 verb If someone or something is emasculated, they have been made weak and ineffective., (disapproval)
Left-wing dissidents have been emasculated and marginalised... be V-ed
The company tried to emasculate the unions... V n
Since Japan's defeat, the military has remained largely emasculated. V-ed
...the emasculation of fundamental freedoms.
2 verb If a man is emasculated, he loses his male role, identity, or qualities.
usu passive (disapproval)
Tosh was known to be a man who feared no-one, yet he was clearly emasculated by his girlfriend. be V-ed
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