What is another word for Impaling?

715 synonyms found


[ ɪmpˈe͡ɪlɪŋ], [ ɪmpˈe‍ɪlɪŋ], [ ɪ_m_p_ˈeɪ_l_ɪ_ŋ]

Impaling is a word used to describe the act of piercing through a body with a sharp object. There are several other synonyms for the word impaling that can add variety to the way we express this action. Some of these synonyms include skewering, spearing, piercing, stabbing, jabbing, lancing, transfixing, and penetrating. These words can be used interchangeably depending on the context of the sentence and the intensity of the action being described. It's important to use these synonyms in a way that accurately conveys the desired tone and level of severity in the given situation.

Related words: impaling, impaling devices, hunting impaling devices, harpoon impaling, impaling tools, spear impaling

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    Usage examples for Impaling

    Impaling argent 3 boars' heads sable for Barton.
    "John Keble's Parishes"
    Charlotte M Yonge
    "Of course, anybody with eyes in their heads can see what's taken place," compassionated she, Impaling the unfortunate Fanny on the prongs of her sympathy.
    "An Alabaster Box"
    Mary E. Wilkins Freeman and Florence Morse Kingsley
    "There," said the latter, Impaling the last bit of squid on a hook and then laying it in its place, "that's ready.
    George Manville Fenn

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