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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of eviscerate.

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Examples

  • Hubbard got a gold star from NASA Watch for his defense of his workforce as Mike Griffin eviscerated it.

    NASA Watch: January 2009 Archives

  • If some people are going to call their eviscerated health-care reform socialism, what are they going to say about public-sector jobs?

    Did Positive Thinking Kill Your Career?

  • Four more revolutions and the sword eviscerated an herb pot, beheaded a chair, bisected a hanging tapestry, and embedded itself firmly in a doorframe.

    The Gates of Thorbardin

  • Racial Discrimination in the Workplace: In dissent, Alito argued for imposing an evidentiary burden on victims of employment discrimination that, according to the majority, would have "eviscerated" legal protections under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act. In particular, the majority said that Alito's position would protect employers from suit even in situations where the employer's belief that it had selected the "best" candidate "was the result of conscious racial bias."

    The Courts

  • At one point, he kind of eviscerated the idea of the need for a shared critical discourse on books of import, which was awesome.

    Back from SPX

  • Justice Samuel Alito does not appear to have weighed in on the question of how much protection the Constitution gives women against gender discrimination, but as a lower court judge, he penned a dissent which would have "eviscerated" the law banning race and gender discrimination in the workplace.

    Justice Scalia's unsettling interpretation

  • But the resolution only truly comes, I think, with the concrete image in the following paragraph, of Glen's own car "eviscerated":

    Archive 2008-02-01

  • This tactic worked well with the judge, who in his verdict, said he acquitted the detectives largely on what he found to be the "eviscerated" credibility of the eyewitnesses, citing their prior convictions as part of that determination.

    Tonya Plank: The Sean Bell Trial Put Bell Community on Defense and Left Unanswered Questions About Police Conduct

  • As the Networks argue, this and other realities have "eviscerated" the notion that broadcast content is, as it was termed in Pacifica, "uniquely pervasive" and "uniquely accessible to children."

    Jeff Jarvis: The First Amendment Wins One

  • VIEW FAVORITES yahooBuzzArticleHeadline = 'New Report Describes Systematic White House Effort to Manipulate Climate Change Science'; yahooBuzzArticleSummary = 'Two months ago Dr. Julie Gerberding, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, was to testify on the impact of climate change on public health, but the White House "eviscerated" her testimony and directed her to discuss the public-health "benefits" of global warming.

    OpEdNews - Quicklink: New Report Describes Systematic White House Effort to Manipulate Climate Change Science

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