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murder

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  • nounkilling
  • verbkill
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Synonyms for murder

noun killing
  • assassination
  • bloodshed
  • crime
  • destruction
  • felony
  • homicide
  • lynching
  • manslaughter
  • massacre
  • shooting
  • slaying
  • terrorism
  • annihilation
  • blood
  • butchery
  • carnage
  • death
  • dispatching
  • hit
  • knifing
  • liquidation
  • off
  • offing
  • foul play
  • one-way ticket
  • rub out
  • taking out
  • the business
  • the works

More words related to murder

annihilate

verb. destroy completely

annihilated

verb. destroy completely

arduous

adjective. difficult, hard to endure

bloodshed

noun. slaughter

bring down

verb. reduce or hurt

brought down

verb. reduce or hurt
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