Brutifying
Brutify Bru"ti*fy, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Brutified}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Brutifying}.] [Brute + -fy: cf. F. brutifier.] To make like a brute; to make senseless, stupid, or unfeeling; to brutalize. [1913 Webster]

Any man not quite brutified and void of sense. --Barrow. [1913 Webster]


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  • Brutified — Brutify Bru ti*fy, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Brutified}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Brutifying}.] [Brute + fy: cf. F. brutifier.] To make like a brute; to make senseless, stupid, or unfeeling; to brutalize. [1913 Webster] Any man not quite brutified and void of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Brutify — Bru ti*fy, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Brutified}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Brutifying}.] [Brute + fy: cf. F. brutifier.] To make like a brute; to make senseless, stupid, or unfeeling; to brutalize. [1913 Webster] Any man not quite brutified and void of sense.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • circean — a. Magical, enchanting, spell binding, brutifying …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • brutify — /ˈbrutəfaɪ/ (say broohtuhfuy) verb (t), verb (i) (brutified, brutifying) Rare → brutalise …   Australian English dictionary

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