Synonyms of lacerate in English:

lacerate


See definition of lacerate

verb

1‘jagged edges that lacerated their arms’

SYNONYMS

cut, cut open, gash, slash, tear, rip, rend, mangle, mutilate, maim, maul, shred, score, scratch, scrape, graze, incise

knife, gouge, split, cleave, hack, stab, tear apart, butcher, savage, wound, injure, hurt, damage

2‘the author's feelings have been lacerated by criticism’

SYNONYMS

hurt, wound, distress, pain, harrow, torture, torment, crucify, tear to pieces, tear to shreds