Definitions For Cauterize


  • Make insensitive or callous; deaden feelings or morals
  • Burn, sear, or freeze (tissue) using a hot iron or electric current or a caustic agent
  • To burn (something, such as a wound) with heat or a chemical substance in order to destroy infected tissue

Is Cauterize a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Cauterize is worth 20 points in Scrabble and 22 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Cauterize in a Sentence

  • The doctors cauterized the wound.
  • Time had cauterized his bitterness, and he was willing to let bygones be bygones

Synonyms for Cauterize

Antonyms for Cauterize

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