Synonyms of evisceration


1. evisceration, operation, surgery, surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process

usage: surgical removal of an organ (or the contents of an organ) from a patient

2. disembowelment, evisceration, removal, remotion

usage: the act of removing the bowels or viscera; the act of cutting so as to cause the viscera to protrude

3. evisceration, devaluation

usage: altering something (as a legislative act or a statement) in such a manner as to reduce its value; "the adoption of their amendments would have amounted to an evisceration of the act"

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