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The act or an instance of murder, destruction, etc.
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  1. The act or an instance of murder, destruction, etc.
  2. A sudden large profit:
  3. The act or action of causing death, as of a person.
(Informal) A complete defeat or victory
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  1. (Informal) A complete defeat or victory
  2. The killing of people in large numbers, as in battle
  3. The killing of animals especially for food.
To destroy or get rid of entirely, as by killing; wipe out; annihilate
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  1. To destroy or get rid of entirely, as by killing; wipe out; annihilate
(Usage Problem) To inflict great destruction or damage on:
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  1. (Usage Problem) To inflict great destruction or damage on:
  2. To select by lot and kill one in every ten of (a group of soldiers).
  3. To destroy or kill a large part of (a group of people or organisms).
To kill
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  1. To kill
  2. To destroy completely:
  3. To conquer decisively; crush
Savage, indiscriminate killing; a massacre.
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  1. Savage, indiscriminate killing; a massacre.
The laying off of personnel or the elimination of resources.
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  1. The laying off of personnel or the elimination of resources.
  2. The removal of blood, usually from a vein, as a therapeutic measure.
  3. Bloodshed.
The shedding of blood, especially the injury or killing of people.
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  1. The shedding of blood, especially the injury or killing of people.
  2. Killing in a violent or bloody way
The work or business of a butcher
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  1. The work or business of a butcher
  2. Wanton or cruel killing; carnage.
  3. Brutal bloodshed or slaughter
(Obs.) Dead bodies, esp. on a battlefield
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  1. (Obs.) Dead bodies, esp. on a battlefield
  2. Corpses, especially of those killed in battle.
  3. Bloody and extensive slaughter, esp. in battle; bloodshed
An organized, often officially encouraged massacre or persecution of a minority group, especially one conducted against Jews.
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  1. An organized, often officially encouraged massacre or persecution of a minority group, especially one conducted against Jews.
  2. An organized persecution and massacre, often officially prompted, of a minority group, esp. of Jews (as in czarist Russia)
The killing of people in large numbers, as in battle
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  1. The killing of people in large numbers, as in battle
  2. The killing of animals especially for food.
  3. (Informal) A complete defeat or victory
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  1. A heavy defeat or setback
  2. A thorough defeat, as in an athletic contest.
  3. A defeat
The fact of being defeated
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  1. The fact of being defeated
  2. The state of being defeated; failure to win:
  3. A coming to naught; frustration:
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  1. A severe beating.
  2. A thorough defeat.
  3. A thorough beating or defeat
An instance of overthrowing, especially one that results in downfall or destruction.
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  1. An instance of overthrowing, especially one that results in downfall or destruction.
  2. (Sports) A throw that goes too far.
  3. A removal, especially of a ruler or government, by force or threat of force.
A disorderly retreat or flight following defeat.
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  1. A disorderly retreat or flight following defeat.
  2. A disorderly flight or retreat, as of defeated troops
  3. An overwhelming defeat
A beating, especially a severe one
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  1. A beating, especially a severe one
  2. A beating; flogging
  3. A heavy defeat
(Old, Informal) A beating; thrashing
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  1. (Old, Informal) A beating; thrashing
  2. (Informal) A sound defeat, beating, or punishment.
  3. A decisive defeat
The action of a person or thing that whips; esp., a flogging or beating, as in punishment
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  1. The action of a person or thing that whips; esp., a flogging or beating, as in punishment
  2. The act of one that whips.
  3. (Countable) A heavy defeat; a thrashing.
(Slang) A beating or defeat:
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  1. (Slang) A beating or defeat:
  2. The act of removing dust from, as a household chore.
  3. A beating.
(Slang) A great loss or defeat.
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  1. (Slang) A great loss or defeat.
  2. A beating, thrashing, or spanking.
  3. A defeat
To conquer decisively; crush
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  1. To conquer decisively; crush
  2. To destroy completely:
  3. To consider or cause to be of no importance or without effect; nullify
To kill or dress (animals) for meat
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  1. To kill or dress (animals) for meat
  2. To kill (people, game, etc.) brutally, senselessly, or in large numbers; slaughter
  3. To slaughter or prepare (animals) for market.
To select by lot and kill one in every ten of (a group of soldiers).
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  1. To select by lot and kill one in every ten of (a group of soldiers).
  2. To destroy or kill a large part of (a group of people or organisms).
  3. (Obs.) To take a tenth part of; tithe
To kill in a violent or brutal manner.
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  1. To kill in a violent or brutal manner.
  2. (Informal) To conquer or defeat completely
  3. To kill (animals) especially for food; butcher.
To destroy completely:
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  1. To destroy completely:
  2. To conquer decisively; crush
  3. To consider or cause to be of no importance or without effect; nullify
To be or become crushed:
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  1. To be or become crushed:
  2. To break, pound, or grind (stone or ore, for example) into small fragments or powder.
  3. To crumple or rumple:
To defeat soundly in a fight, contest, etc.
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  1. To defeat soundly in a fight, contest, etc.
  2. To beat as with a stick or club; cudgel; thrash
  3. To thrash with a stick.
To render imperceptible by means of greater strength, intensity etc.
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  1. To render imperceptible by means of greater strength, intensity etc.
  2. To dominate because of superior or excessive strength; overwhelm
  3. To excel or exceed in power; to cause to yield; to subdue.
To defeat completely and decisively:
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  1. To defeat completely and decisively:
  2. To present with an excessive amount:
  3. To turn over; upset:
To strike with a heavy blow or impact:
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  1. To strike with a heavy blow or impact:
  2. To break suddenly into pieces, as from a violent blow or collision:
  3. To break or shatter into pieces with noise or violence
To move or proceed with overwhelming or crushing force.
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  1. To move or proceed with overwhelming or crushing force.
  2. To move with overwhelming force, or use steamroller tactics
  3. To overwhelm or suppress ruthlessly; crush.
To move wildly or violently:
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  1. To move wildly or violently:
  2. To strike or beat, especially repeatedly with a flail or stick.
  3. To swing or strike in a manner suggesting the action of a flail:
To defeat decisively:
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  1. To defeat decisively:
  2. To criticize severely:
  3. To beat; thrash; flog
To conquer or defeat in battle; force into submission
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  1. To conquer or defeat in battle; force into submission
  2. To overcome (a feeling, condition, etc.); suppress
  3. To overcome or subdue (an emotion, for example); suppress:
(Internet) To write a message to all operators on an Internet Relay Chat server.
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  1. (Internet) To write a message to all operators on an Internet Relay Chat server.
  2. To strike with a hard blow:
  3. To move in a heavy or clumsy manner.
To strike with great force
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  1. To strike with great force
  2. To strike violently and repeatedly; batter or maul.
  3. To beat or hit repeatedly; maul
To add cream to.
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  1. To add cream to.
  2. To separate as cream
  3. To cook with cream or a cream sauce
(Informal, US) To inflict a heavy defeat; to drub; to batter. Used primarily in sports and political contexts.
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  1. (Informal, US) To inflict a heavy defeat; to drub; to batter. Used primarily in sports and political contexts.
  2. To apply shellac to; cover or varnish with shellac
  3. To coat or finish with shellac.
To apply by spreading or daubing:
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  1. To apply by spreading or daubing:
  2. To spread or daub (a surface, for example) with a sticky, greasy, or dirty substance.
  3. To apply (a ) to, so as to leave a coating, mark, etc.
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