Synonyms of lacerate in English:

lacerate


See definition of lacerate

verb

1‘jagged edges that lacerated their arms’

SYNONYMS
cut, cut open, gash, slash, tear, rip, rend, mangle, mutilate, maim, maul, shred, score, scratch, scrape, graze, incise
knife, gouge, split, cleave, hack, stab, tear apart, butcher, savage, wound, injure, hurt, damage

2‘the author's feelings have been lacerated by criticism’

SYNONYMS
hurt, wound, distress, pain, harrow, torture, torment, crucify, tear to pieces, tear to shreds