Predicate: maim

Roleset id: maim.01 , to deprive of the use of some body part by wounding, cripple, injured, hindered via bodily injury, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

maim.01: MAIM-V NOTES: Frames file for 'maim' based on Verbnet entry 44. (from maim.01-v predicate notes) MAIMED-J NOTES: Added by Julia based on BOLT-1, maim-v.01. Corresponds to VNcls destroy-44. (from maimed.01-j)


maim (v.)
maimed (j.)Cause_harm


        If an additional instrument arg is needed, please add one in accordance with the verb frame. (from maimed.01-j)
        Arg0-PAG: agent, causer (vnrole: 44-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: entity maimed (vnrole: 44-Patient)
        Arg2-MNR: instrument (vnrole: 44-Instrument)

Example: ouch

        Mary maimed John's leg with a pair of gardening sheers.

        Arg0: Mary
        Rel: maimed
        Arg1: John's leg
        Arg2: a pair of gardening sheers

Example: boom

        The explosion maimed Mary for life.

        Arg0: the explosion
        Rel: maimed
        Arg1: Mary

Example: both args

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        Zhang Beiqi Was Maimed from Being Tortured on the "Stretching Bed" in Jilin Prison.

        Arg1: Zhang Beiqi
        Rel: Maimed
        Arg0: from Being Tortured on the "Stretching Bed"
        Argm-loc: in Jilin Prison