Predicate: eviscerate

Roleset id: eviscerate.01 , remove the viscera (innards), Source: , vncls: , framnet:

eviscerate.01: EVISCERATE-V NOTES: Unlike the canonical removing/emptying verbs, the thing removed cannotbe mentioned. (from eviscerate.01-v)


eviscerate (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: remover (vnrole: 10.8-Agent)
        Arg1-DIR: victim (vnrole: 10.8-Source)

Example: metaphorical

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: progressive,  voice: active,  form: participle

        [The 1974 budget ``reform,'']-1 passed over President Nixon's veto, took away the presidential impoundment power, *trace*-1 thereby introducing monstrous CRs and eviscerating the presidential veto.

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: eviscerating
        Arg1: the presidential veto