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massacres

noun
plural of massacre

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(Entry 1 of 2)

the killing of a large number of people
  • the infamous massacre of more than 200 Sioux at Wounded Knee, South Dakota

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massacres

verb
present tense third-person singular of massacre

Synonyms of massacres (Entry 2 of 2)

to kill on a large scale
  • the country's rival ethnic groups began massacring one another

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“Massacres.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/massacres. Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

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