Definición de excoriate en inglés:

excoriate

Saltos de línea: ex|cori|ate
Pronunciación: /ɪkˈskɔːrɪeɪt
 
, ɛks-/

verbo

[with object]
1 Medicine Damage or remove part of the surface of (the skin): the discharge is acrid and excoriates the skin of the nose
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • People with this condition have a rash, pruritis, and excoriated crythematous skin in body folds, axillae, and groin.
  • Most people inherently recognise what they call bright or fresh red bleeding, and tend to attribute that to a local cause such as a haemorrhoid or an anal fissure, or even just some excoriated itchy skin.
  • Mucopurulent otorrhea and excoriated skin may also be present.
Sinónimos
2 formal Criticize (someone) severely: he excoriated the government for censorship
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Critics excoriating him for other aspects of his film show an equal lack of sensitivity to the challenges that come with highly structured storytelling.
  • One letter writer to the newspaper excoriated those people for complaining about not being able to get their vehicles out of the lot.
  • The local radio talk show excoriated him as a fiend; the daily paper denounced a magistrate for providing him bail.

Origen

late Middle English: from Latin excoriat- 'skinned', from the verb excoriare, from ex- 'out, from' + corium 'skin, hide'.

Derivativos

excoriation

Pronunciación: /-ˈeɪʃ(ə)n/
sustantivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Quite often, there is absolutely nothing to see on these patients skin, apart from self induced excoriations.
  • Activists had to encounter an initially dismissive public, hostile populist politicians, excoriation by religious fundamentalists and the slow wheels of government.
  • Nevertheless, all major networks signed on to the war effort with embarrassingly little resistance, the First Amendment taking second place to their fear of public excoriation by the President.

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