Definition of embowel in English:

embowel

verbverb embowels, verb emboweling, verb emboweled, verb embowelling, verb embowelled

archaic term for disembowel

Pronunciation

embowel

/əmˈbouəl/ /əmˈbaʊəl/

Origin

Early 16th century from Old French emboweler, alteration of esboueler, from es- ‘out’ + bouel ‘bowel’.