The word “macerated” has 4 syllables: ma-cer-at-ed.

It's pronounced as /ˈmæsəˌreɪtɪd/.

What is synonym and antonym for macerated?

In the thesaurus, “macerated” has 8 synonyms and 3 antonyms.

Here are synonyms and antonyms for macerated along with examples of usage in sentences.

Synonyms for macerated

  • drenched
  • drowned
  • impregnated
  • malnourished
  • saturated
  • smashed
  • soaked
  • steeped

Antonyms for macerated

  • dehydrated
  • desiccated
  • dried

Meanings of macerated

  • verb
    1. To soften (something) or separate it into pieces by soaking it in a heated or unheated liquid.
    2. To make lean; to cause to waste away.
    3. To subdue the appetite by poor or scanty diet; to mortify.
    4. To mortify the flesh in general.

Example Sentences

  • The chef created a unique salad with macerated strawberries, adding a burst of sweetness to every bite.
  • After a day of soaking, the dried herbs were fully rehydrated and macerated for a robust herbal extract.
  • The patient applied a specially formulated cream that macerated the tough calluses on their feet, leaving them soft and smooth.
  • In the winery, the grape skins were carefully macerated to infuse the wine with deep color and complex flavors.
  • The artist used a technique where colors were subtly macerated on the canvas, creating a mesmerizing and textured effect.

On this page you'll find 11 synonyms, antonyms, or another words to macerated, such as: dehydrated, desiccated, drenched, dried, drowned, impregnated, malnourished.

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