Synonyms

1. massacre

verb. ['ˈmæsəkɝ'] kill a large number of people indiscriminately.

Synonyms

  • kill
  • slaughter

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Example sentences of the word massacre


1. Noun, singular or mass
Trujillo had been in power for nearly 10 years at the time of the massacre.

Quotes containing the word massacre


1. As long as Man continues to be the ruthless destroyer of lower living beings, he will never know health or peace. For as long as men massacre animals, they will kill each other. Indeed, he who sows the seed of murder and pain cannot reap joy and love.
- Pythagoras

2. The Bible may, indeed does, contain a warrant for trafficking in humans, for ethnic cleansing, for slavery, for bride-price, and for indiscriminate massacre, but we are not bound by any of it because it was put together by crude, uncultured human mammals.
- Christopher Hitchens, God Is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything

2. massacre

noun. ['ˈmæsəkɝ'] the savage and excessive killing of many people.

Synonyms

  • murder
  • slaying
  • bloodshed
  • battue
  • mass murder
  • execution
  • carnage
  • bloodbath
  • slaughter
  • bloodletting

Antonyms

  • be born
  • switch on
  • add
  • begin
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