1. [ verb ] deprive of strength or vigor
Synonyms: castrate

"The Senate emasculated the law"

Related terms: weaken emasculation
2. [ adjective ] having unsuitable feminine qualities
Synonyms: epicene cissy sissified sissyish sissy effeminate
Related terms: unmanly
3. [ verb ] remove the testicles of a male animal
Synonyms: demasculinize demasculinise castrate
Related terms: sterilize caponize geld castration
Similar spelling:   emasculated