They severed the last railroad lifeline into Atlanta, making the Citadel of the Confederacy as it was touted no longer tenable.
Survivor Seeks Vengeance After his arm was severed during a horrific attack, one survivor seeks to kill every shark he can find.
He was breathing and moving when Dr. Gosnell severed his spine and put the body in a plastic shoebox for disposal.
Outsiders cannot fathom so powerful and intimate a bond, nor can we measure the suffering when it is severed.
Sixteen days later, his severed head was found in a drainage ditch miles from their home.
She set the severed heads of her sisters in place and then with the magic water brought them back to life.
The name, once upon it, was so severed that I could not link the fragments.
Suddenly she thrust the severed head she carried into the face of Kwaiba, leering horribly at him the while.
He took out his jackknife, and reaching over, severed the traces.
A spear, with which the trap was armed, severed Gunn's sciatic nerve, paralyzing him.
c.1300, from Anglo-French severer, Old French sevrer "to separate" (12c., later in French restricted to "to wean," i.e. "to separare from the mother"), from Vulgar Latin *seperare, from Latin separare "to separate" (see separate (v.)).