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murders

noun
plural of murder

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a situation or state that causes great suffering and unhappiness
  • this weather is murder on my sinuses

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2 the intentional and unlawful taking of another person's life
  • arrested for attempting to commit murder

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murders

verb
present tense third-person singular 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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“Murders.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/murders. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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