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murdered

verb
past tense of murder

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1 to put to death deliberately
  • those people made me so mad I felt like I wanted to murder them

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2 to make or do (something) in a clumsy or unskillful way
  • we listened in horror as she murdered our favorite song on stage

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“Murdered.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/murdered. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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