homicidal


ho·mi·cid·al

adjective \ˌhä-mə-ˈsī-dəl, ˌhō-\

: likely to kill someone

: of or relating to murder

Full Definition of HOMICIDAL

:  of, relating to, or tending toward homicide
ho·mi·cid·al·ly \-dəl-ē\ adverb

Examples of HOMICIDAL

  1. <court-appointed psychiatrists have described the accused as a homicidal maniac who should be put away for life>

First Known Use of HOMICIDAL

1725

ho·mi·cid·al

adjective \ˌhäm-ə-ˈsīd-əl, ˌhō-mə-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of HOMICIDAL

: of, relating to, or tending toward homicide
ho·mi·cid·al·ly \-əl-ē\ adverb

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