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synonyms for slain

  • killed
  • murdered
  • assassinated
  • dead
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Nantz also noted that a trio of heroic Capitol police officers, and the family of slain officer Brian Sicknick, were guests at the game.
THE PANDEMIC SUPER BOWL, NATURALLY, WAS ROUGH TO WATCHSEAN GREGORYFEBRUARY 8, 2021TIME
Three women and two men were slain in separate incidents in Prince George’s County and the District between Friday night and Sunday afternoon, according to authorities.
FOUR SLAIN IN PRINCE GEORGE’S BETWEEN FRIDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY AFTERNOON, POLICE SAYLAUREN LUMPKIN, MARTIN WEILFEBRUARY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Two people, one a teenager, were slain Tuesday in separate incidents in the District, the police said.
TWO SLAIN IN SEPARATE SHOOTINGS IN D.C., POLICE SAYMARTIN WEILJANUARY 27, 2021WASHINGTON POST
A man was found slain Monday in Prince George’s County after a robbery was reported, police said.
MAN FOUND SLAIN IN PRINCE GEORGE’S AFTER ROBBERY REPORTEDMARTIN WEILJANUARY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The Babylonians, for instance, believed the heavens and the Earth to be hewn from the carcass of a slain god.
THE UNIVERSE IS 13.8 BILLION YEARS OLD—HERE’S HOW WE KNOWCHARLIE WOODJANUARY 13, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
The grieving family of a slain Capitol Police officer says he was a private man whose death shouldn’t be politicized.
“THIS POLITICAL CLIMATE GOT MY BROTHER KILLED”: OFFICER BRIAN SICKNICK DIED DEFENDING THE CAPITOL. HIS FAMILY WAITS FOR ANSWERS.BY J. DAVID MCSWANEJANUARY 8, 2021PROPUBLICA
Fox News reaches settlement with parents of slain DNC staffer Seth Rich
RADIO FREE EUROPE FIRES A PROMINENT RUSSIAN JOURNALIST — AND THE KREMLIN SMIRKSPAUL FARHIDECEMBER 16, 2020WASHINGTON POST
As Iran buries its slain nuclear scientist, leaders vow revenge and no negotiations with the West
THE DEBATE NOW IS NOT WHETHER ISRAEL KILLED IRAN’S TOP NUCLEAR SCIENTIST, BUT WHYSTEVE HENDRIX, SHIRA RUBINNOVEMBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
I, on the other hand, was a hunting novice, with almost no experience and zero slain animals in the three seasons I had tried.
MEATEATER’S STEVEN RINELLA IS HELPING AMERICA RETHINK ITS RELATIONSHIP WITH HUNTINGOLIVER STALEYOCTOBER 23, 2020QUARTZ
In the village overlooking lush Shikargah forests, the slain militant’s elder brother Iqbal had told me that, like his cousins, his brother Shakoor did not tell the family that they were joining the militancy before joining the militancy.
FOUR SONS, ONE WAR: ALL DEADEUGENE ROBINSONSEPTEMBER 25, 2020OZY
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WORDS RELATED TO SLAIN

  • casualty
  • killed
  • lost
  • perished
  • slain
  • slaughtered
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