capable of moving without an external agency.
verb (used with object), mutilated, mutilating. 1. to injure, disfigure, or make imperfect by removing or irreparably damaging parts: Vandals mutilated the painting. 2. to deprive (a person or animal) of a limb or other essential part. self-mutilation noun 1. the act or an instance of mutilating oneself verb (transitive) 1. to deprive of a […]
noun 1. a word or a combination of words by which a person, place, or thing, a body or class, or any object of thought is designated, called, or known. 2. mere designation, as distinguished from fact: He was a king in name only. 3. an appellation, title, or epithet, applied descriptively, in honor, abuse, […]
verb (used with object), negated, negating. 1. to deny the existence, evidence, or truth of: an investigation tending to negate any supernatural influences. 2. to nullify or cause to be ineffective: Progress on the study has been negated by the lack of funds. verb (used without object), negated, negating. 3. to be negative; bring or […]
verb (used with object) 1. to pay no attention or too little attention to; disregard or slight: The public neglected his genius for many years. 2. to be remiss in the care or treatment of: to neglect one’s family; to neglect one’s appearance. 3. to omit, through indifference or carelessness: to neglect to reply to […]