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Another word for butcher

  1. One who murders another

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  1. To kill savagely and indiscriminately

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Another word for butcher

  1. A meat dealer

  2. A killer

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  1. To prepare animals for human consumption

      1. To kill in a violent or brutal manner.
      2. To kill (people), esp. brutally or in large numbers
      3. To kill (animals) especially for food; butcher.
      1. To cover or decorate with objects piercing the surface:
      2. To pierce, puncture, or penetrate with a pointed instrument:
      3. To prop (a vine, etc.) with a stick or sticks
      1. To fill (a box, bag, trunk, etc.) for carrying or storing
      2. To choose or arrange (a jury, court, etc.) in such a way as to get desired decisions, results, etc.
      3. (Slang) To wear or carry (a gun, etc.), esp. habitually
      1. To arrange a display in:
      2. To decorate or adorn:
      3. To wear formal clothes:
      1. In a clean or nonpolluting manner:
      2. To remove (dirt, impurities, etc.) in making clean
      3. To rid of dirt, rubbish, or impurities:
      1. To process (tobacco, leather, etc.), as by drying or aging
      2. To get rid of a harmful or undesirable condition in
      3. To cause to be free of, to lose interest in, or to stop doing something:
      1. To stain or color with smoke
      2. To preserve (meat or fish) by exposure to the aromatic smoke of burning hardwood, usually after pickling in salt or brine.
      3. To expose (glass) to smoke in order to darken or change its color.
      1. To cure or preserve by treating with salt or a salt solution.
      2. To give an appearance of value to by fraudulent means, especially to place valuable minerals in (a mine) for the purpose of deceiving.
      3. To add, treat, season, or sprinkle with salt.
      1. To sever the edges or ends of; shorten:
      2. To go directly and often hastily:
      3. To form by penetrating, probing, or digging:
      1. To divide into pieces by cutting; slice:
      2. To decorate the surface of with cut figures or designs
      3. To cut into a desired shape; fashion by cutting:
      1. To decorate, especially by adding a border or contrasting element:
      2. To cut (something) down to the required size or shape
      3. (Obs.) To prepare; fit out; dress
  2. To kill inhumanly

      1. To kill in a violent or brutal manner.
      2. To kill (animals) especially for food; butcher.
      3. (Informal) To conquer or defeat completely
      1. (Slang) To overwhelm, as with laughter or love:
      2. (Slang) To impress, delight, amuse, etc. with overwhelming force
      3. To kill or destroy in a violent way
      1. (Informal) To defeat decisively.
      2. (Informal) To botch; bungle:
      3. To kill indiscriminately and wantonly; slaughter.
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  3. *To ruin

      1. To repair or patch clumsily
      2. To perform poorly or ruin through clumsiness or ineptitude:
      3. To spoil by poor work or poor performance; bungle
      1. To damage or mar (an object):
      2. To cut off or damage a limb or other important part of (a person or animal)
      3. To injure severely or disfigure, especially by cutting off tissue or body parts.
      1. To be damaged or injured in such a way as to become useless, valueless, etc.; specif., to decay, as food
      2. To become unfit for use or consumption, as from decay. Used especially of perishables, such as food.
      3. To impair or destroy the value or quality of; ruin:
      1. To bring to ruin or disaster; overthrow; thwart; defeat
      2. To work as a wrecker
      3. To suffer destruction or ruin; become wrecked:
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