Word: impale

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Description/Reason:

pierce and transfix with a long, usually pointed object


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  1. Considering how others have commented on the use of words we already have in order to twist ourselves around an idea, I point out jeqmoH, as inadequate as I feel it is.

    1. I agree that it’s inadequate, since there’s no impaling going on here, for instance:

      HewvaD beb jeqmoH renwI’.
      The architect made the statue protrude from the roof.