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  Words related to murder

Related / Similar Words: slaying, execution, mangle, mutilate, slay, hit, dispatch, bump off, polish off, remove

 

Definition:
  • unlawful premeditated killing of a human being by a human being;
  • alter so as to make unrecognizable; "The tourists murdered the French language";
  • kill intentionally and with premeditation; "The mafia boss ordered his enemies murdered";

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    Hyponyms: bloodshed, blood, gore, contract killing, parricide, elimination, liquidation, slaughter, massacre, mass murder, carnage, butchery, lynching, assassination, dry-gulching, fratricide, hit, infanticide, shoot-down, tyrannicide, thuggee, burke, execute

     

    Derivational Morphology: execute, slay, hit, dispatch, bump off, polish off, remove, despatch, killer, slayer, slaying, execution, murderer, liquidator, manslayer

     

    Anagrams: mudder, demure

     

    Language Translations:
    Afrikaans: moord   Catalan: assassinar and assassinat  
    Chinese: 谋杀   Croatian: ubiti and ubojstvo  
    Danish: mord and myrde   Dutch: moord and vermoorden  
    Estonian: mõrv and tapma   Finnish: murha and murhata  
    French: meurtre   Georgian: მკვლელობა  
    German: ermorden and Mord   Hebrew: רצח  
    Hungarian: gyilkosság and meggyilkolni   Italian: assassinare and assassinio  
    Japanese: 殺人 and 人を殺す   Korean: 살인 and 살인죄  
    Latin: assassinare   Latvian: noslepkavot and slepkavība  
    Lithuanian: nužudymas   Malayalam: കൊല and കൊലപാതകം  
    Norwegian: mord and myrde   Novial: asasina and asasino  
    Polish: morderstwo and zabić   Portuguese: assassinato  
    Russian: убивать and убийство   Slovak: vraždiť  
    Slovene: umor and umoriti   Spanish: asesinar and asesinato  
    Swedish: mörda and mord   Telugu: హత్య  
    Turkish: öldürmek and katil   Vietnamese: (tội and (vụ and giết  
    Welsh: lladd  
     
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