the Holocaust

Definition of the Holocaust

  1. :  the killing of millions of Jews and other people by the Nazis during World War II Her parents were survivors of the Holocaust.

Word by Word Definitions

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  1. :  a sacrifice (see 1sacrifice 2) consumed by fire

    :  a thorough destruction involving extensive loss of life especially through fire

    :  a mass slaughter of people


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