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To wear away by rubbing or chafing
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“Rarely, patients excoriate their skin in response to delusional ideation; in such cases, the appropriate diagnosis would be psychosis.”
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To publicly criticize or castigate harshly
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“He would then wait outside the front door to excoriate the opponents, even the poor guy loading the kit hampers on to the team bus.”
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To cut or trim off, especially the outer covering or skin of something
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Become or make annoyed or impatient because of a restriction or inconvenience
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Punish severely
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To lash or strike repeatedly, especially with a long pliable instrument
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To cause great suffering or torment to
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Injure with very hot liquid or steam
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