Killing

(Roget's Thesaurus)
-->Destruction of live
PARAG:Killing->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ killing
killing
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ homicide
homicide
manslaughter
murder
assassination
trucidation|
iccusion|
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ effusion of blood
effusion of blood
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ blood
blood
blood shed
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ gore
gore
slaughter
carnage
butchery
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ battue
battue
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ massacre
massacre
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ fusillade
fusillade
noyade
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ Thuggism
Thuggism
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ deathblow
deathblow
finishing stroke
coup de grace
quietus
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ execution
execution
&c.(capital punishment) 972
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ judicial murder
judicial murder
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ martyrdom
martyrdom
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ butcher
butcher
slayer
murderer
Cain
assassin
terrorist
cutthroat
garroter
bravo
Thug
Moloch
matador
sabreur
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ guet-a-pens
guet-a-pens
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ gallows
gallows
executioner
&c.(punishment) 975
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ maneater
maneater
apache
hatchet man
=>(U.S.)
highbinder
=>(U.S.)
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ regicide
regicide
parricide
matricide
fratricide
infanticide
feticide
foeticide
uxoricide
vaticide
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ suicide
suicide
felo de se
hara-kiri
suttee
Juggernath
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ immolation
immolation
auto da fe
holocaust
GRP: \\ N \\ 7
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ suffocation
suffocation
strangulation
garrote
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ hanging
hanging
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ lapidation
lapidation
GRP: \\ N \\ 8
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ deadly weapon
deadly weapon
&c.(arms) 727
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ Aceldama
Aceldama
=>(Destruction of animals)
GRP: \\ N \\ Destruction of animals
Sgm: \\ N \\ Destruction of animals \\ slaughtering
slaughtering
Sgm: \\ N \\ Destruction of animals \\ phthiozoics
phthiozoics
Sgm: \\ N \\ Destruction of animals \\ sport
sport
sporting
Sgm: \\ N \\ Destruction of animals \\ the chase
the chase
venery
Sgm: \\ N \\ Destruction of animals \\ hunting
hunting
coursing
shooting
fishing
Sgm: \\ N \\ Destruction of animals \\ pig-sticking
pig-sticking
Sgm: \\ N \\ Destruction of animals \\ sportsman
sportsman
huntsman
fisherman
Sgm: \\ N \\ Destruction of animals \\ hunter
hunter
Nimrod
Sgm: \\ N \\ Destruction of animals \\ slaughterhouse
slaughterhouse
shambles
abattoir
GRP: \\ N \\ 10
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ fatal accident
fatal accident
violent death
casualty
PARAG:Killing->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ kill
kill
put to death
slay
shed blood
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ murder
murder
assassinate
butcher
slaughter
victimize
immolate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ massacre
massacre
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ take away life
take away life
deprive of life
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ make away with
make away with
put an end to
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ despatch
despatch
dispatch
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ burke
burke
settle
do for
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ strangle
strangle
garrote
hang
throttle
choke
stifle
suffocate
stop the breath
smother
asphyxiate
drown
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ saber
saber
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ cut down
cut down
cut to pieces
cut the throat
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ jugulate
jugulate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ stab
stab
run through the body
bayonet
eviscerate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ put to the sword
put to the sword
put to the edge of the sword
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ shoot dead
shoot dead
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ blow one's brains out
blow one's brains out
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ brain
brain
knock on the head
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ stone
stone
lapidate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ give a deathblow
give a deathblow
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ deal a deathblow
deal a deathblow
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ give a quietus
give a quietus
give a coupe de grace
GRP: \\ V \\ 5
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ behead
behead
bowstring
electrocute
gas
&c.(execute) 972
GRP: \\ V \\ 6
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ hunt
hunt
shoot
&c.->N.
cut off
nip in the bud
launch into eternity
send to one's last account
sign one's death warrant
strike the death knell of
GRP: \\ V \\ 7
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ give no quarter
give no quarter
pour out blood like water
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ decimate
decimate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ run amuck
run amuck
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ wade knee deep in blood
wade knee deep in blood
imbrue one's hands in blood
GRP: \\ V \\ 8
Sgm: \\ V \\ 8 \\ die a violent death
die a violent death
welter in one's blood
Sgm: \\ V \\ 8 \\ dash out one's brains
dash out one's brains
blow out one's brains
Sgm: \\ V \\ 8 \\ commit suicide
commit suicide
Sgm: \\ V \\ 8 \\ kill oneself
kill oneself
make away with oneself
put an end to oneself
put an end to it all
PARAG:Killing->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ killing
killing
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ murderous
murderous
slaughterous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ sanguinary
sanguinary
sanguinolent
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ blood stained
blood stained
blood thirsty
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ homicidal
homicidal
red handed
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ bloody
bloody
bloody minded
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ ensanguined
ensanguined
gory
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ mortal
mortal
fatal
lethal
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ dead
dead
deadly
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ mortiferousι
mortiferousι
lethiferous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ unhealthy
unhealthy
&c. 657
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ internecine
internecine
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ suicidal
suicidal
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ sporting
sporting
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ piscatorial
piscatorial
piscatory
PARAG:Killing->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ in at the death
in at the death

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