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1. butcher

verb. ['ˈbʊtʃɝ'] kill (animals) usually for food consumption.

Synonyms

  • chine
  • kill
  • slaughter

Antonyms

  • attend
  • increased
  • erase
  • unabridged

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Words that Rhyme with Butcher

  • acupuncture
  • adventure
  • adventure
  • agriculture
  • aperture
  • aquaculture
  • archer
  • architecture
  • badertscher
  • beacher
  • beecher
  • belcher
  • bencher
  • betcher
  • bettcher
  • bircher
  • birdwatcher
  • birtcher
  • bleacher
  • boetcher

Example sentences of the word butcher


1. Adjective
Ask students to make self portraits on a large sheet of white butcher paper or poster board.

2. Noun, singular or mass
You can also have your butcher marinate a roast for you.

Quotes containing the word butcher


1. After I won the Oscar, my salary doubled, my friends tripled, my children became more popular at school, my butcher made a pass at me, and my maid hit me up for a raise.
- Shirley Jones

2. What a kid I got, I told him about the birds and the bees and he told me about the butcher and my wife.
- Rodney Dangerfield

3. The bad news is the butcher’s dead. The good news is there’ll be no need for a funeral, and I’ve got enough meat to last for weeks.
- Jarod Kintz, The Days of Yay are Here! Wake Me Up When They're Over.

2. butcher

noun. ['ˈbʊtʃɝ'] a person who slaughters or dresses meat for market.

Synonyms

  • trained worker
  • skilled worker
  • knacker
  • skilled workman

Antonyms

  • nonworker
  • civilian
  • thicken
  • inflate

3. butcher

noun. ['ˈbʊtʃɝ'] someone who makes mistakes because of incompetence.

Synonyms

  • incompetent
  • bungler
  • botcher
  • blunderer
  • sad sack
  • stumbler
  • incompetent person
  • fuckup
  • fumbler

Antonyms

  • efficient
  • skilled
  • competent
  • adequate

4. butcher

noun. ['ˈbʊtʃɝ'] a brutal indiscriminate murderer.

Synonyms

  • manslayer
  • liquidator

Antonyms

  • increase
  • lengthen
  • expand

5. butcher

noun. ['ˈbʊtʃɝ'] a retailer of meat.

Synonyms

  • merchant
  • pork butcher
  • merchandiser

Antonyms

  • switch on
  • strengthen
  • malfunction
  • undiluted
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