Maul

Definition of Maul

n.1.A heavy wooden hammer or beetle.
v. t.1.To beat and bruise with a heavy stick or cudgel; to wound in a coarse manner.
[imp. & p. p. Mauled ; p. pr. & vb. n. Mauling.]
Meek modern faith to murder, hack, and maul.
- Pope.
2.To injure greatly; to do much harm to.
It mauls not only the person misrepreseted, but him also to whom he is misrepresented.
- South.

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