Antonyms

1. slain

noun. ['ˈsleɪn'] people who have been slain (as in battle).

Antonyms

  • live

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Rhymes with Slain

  • st_germain
  • legerdemain
  • st_germaine
  • preordain
  • lamontagne
  • lafountaine
  • lafountain
  • inhumane
  • constrain
  • restrain
  • overtrain
  • mcswain
  • explain
  • complain
  • champlain
  • aquitaine
  • ukraine
  • tremaine
  • sylvain
  • sustain
  • spokane
  • sartain
  • retrain
  • refrain
  • profane
  • partain
  • mustain
  • mundane
  • mcwain
  • mcshane

Sentences with slain


1. Verb, past participle
King Minos mythically hid his Minotaur half son within the palace's labyrinth until he was slain by Theseus.

Quotes about slain


1. Although you may spend your life killing, You will not exhaust all your foes. But if you quell your own anger, your real enemy will be slain.
- Nagarjuna

2. If one of two lovers is loyal, and the other jealous and false, how may their friendship last, for Love is slain!
- Marie de France

3. Thus with my lips have I denounced you, while my heart, bleeding within me, called you tender names.It was love lashed by its own self that spoke. It was pride half slain that fluttered in the dust. It was my hunger for your love that raged from the housetop, while my own love, kneeling in silence, prayed your forgiveness.
- Kahlil Gibran, The Forerunner: His Parables and Poems

2. slain

adjective. ['ˈsleɪn'] killed; `slain' is formal or literary as in "slain warriors".

Antonyms

  • active
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