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Wordnet 3.0


1. (of a male animal) having the testicles removed;
- Example: "a cut horse"
[syn: cut, emasculated, gelded]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Geld \Geld\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Gelded or Gelt (?); p. pr. & vb. n. Gelding.] [Icel. gelda to castrate; akin to Dan. gilde, Sw. g[aum]lla, and cf. AS. gilte a young sow, OHG. galt dry, not giving milk, G. gelt, Goth. gilpa siclke.] 1. To castrate; to emasculate. [1913 Webster] 2. To deprive of anything essential. [1913 Webster] Bereft and gelded of his patrimony. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 3. To deprive of anything exceptionable; as, to geld a book, or a story; to expurgate. [Obs.] --Dryden. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

gelded adj 1: (of a male animal) having the testicles removed; "a cut horse" [syn: cut, emasculated, gelded]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

59 Moby Thesaurus words for "gelded": acarpous, arid, barren, castrated, celibate, childless, debilitated, demasculinized, desert, desolate, devitalized, drained, dried-up, dry, effeminized, emasculate, emasculated, enervated, eunuchized, exhausted, fallow, fruitless, gaunt, impotent, ineffectual, infecund, infertile, issueless, jejune, leached, lustless, marrowless, menopausal, nerveless, nonfertile, nonproducing, nonproductive, nonprolific, pithless, sine prole, sinewless, sterile, sucked dry, teemless, uncultivated, unfertile, unfruitful, unmanned, unnerved, unplowed, unproductive, unprolific, unsexed, unsown, untilled, virgin, waste, wasted, without issue