Word of the Day – June 28 – Extirpate

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Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Verb: Extirpate  (EK-ster-payt)

Definition:

1: To destroy completely or wipe out.

2: To pull out from the root.

3: To remove by surgery.

Example sentence: Norma was a little nervous as she waited for the anesthesia to take affect so the dentist could extirpate her wisdom teeth.

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