Definition of 'sever'
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Salibi had tried to sever all ties to Cartagena but Arguello wouldn't let him. CHAMELEON (2002)He expected it to almost sever that limb, but there were only a burst of golden flame, a gout of white sparks, and a smoldering sleeve. LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2002)
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Translations for 'sever'
British English: sever VERB
To sever something means to cut completely through it or to cut it completely off.
He severed his right foot in a motorcycle accident.
Definition of sever from the Collins English Dictionary
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