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Definitions and Synonyms of circumcise | Another word for circumcise | What is circumcise?

Definition 1: cut the foreskin off male babies or teenage boys - [verb of contact]

Samples where circumcise or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • During the bris, the baby boy is circumcised

(circumcise is a kind of ...) remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract

"remove a threat" "remove a wrapper" "Remove the dirty dishes from the table" "take the gun from your pocket" "This machine withdraws heat from the environment"

(circumcise implies ...) separate with or as if with an instrument

"Cut the rope"

Definition 2: cut the skin over the clitoris - [verb of contact]

(circumcise is a kind of ...) separate with or as if with an instrument

"Cut the rope"

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