verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Idioms for murder
- to scream loudly in pain, fear, etc.
- to protest loudly and angrily: If I don't get a good raise I'm going to yell bloody murder.
Origin of murder
synonym study for murder
OTHER WORDS FROM murderself-murder, nounself-murdered, adjective
Words nearby murder
Example sentences from the Web for murder
Were it not for Floyd’s murder being shared as a viral video, the two rookies most likely would have learned this lesson.Why some senior officers are making it harder for police departments to fight racism|matthewheimer|August 26, 2020|Fortune
You’ve already touched off a genocide in Myanmar, live-streamed the murder of 52 Muslims in New Zealand and are essentially responsible for making QAnon what it is today.Will Facebook’s QAnon crackdown succeed? What people are saying so far|Jeff|August 20, 2020|Fortune
Several Guatemalan human rights organizations expressed their outrage over Jazmín’s murder.Transgender Salvadoran woman who fled to Guatemala murdered|Ernesto Valle|August 17, 2020|Washington Blade
It was rage against subsequent governments, of subsequent bad governance and corruption and murder and theft and the deliberate impoverishment of the Lebanese people and the fattening of the pockets of the political elite and ruling class.Beirut explosion nearly destroys LGBTQ group’s offices|Michael K. Lavers|August 10, 2020|Washington Blade
Murder, suicide, illness, old age: These deaths stalk us all, but in prison, they collect us so much more cheaply.
Murder, violent crime, unemployment, and taxes all rose dramatically under his stewardship.The Ugly Truth About Cory Booker, New Jersey’s Golden Boy|Olivia Nuzzi|October 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Murder Boner” is a great one: “The thought of extinguishing a human life really makes me aroused.Inside the Mind of ‘The League’s Rafi: Jason Mantzoukas and Seth Rogen on TV’s Craziest Dude|Marlow Stern|September 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Murder, drugs, and arson are mercifully absent from his story but many things are different than before.A Teacher Returns to the Classroom and Gets Schooled|Nick Romeo|September 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Saul Bass, the greatest designer of movie title sequences (Anatomy of a Murder, The Man with the Golden Arm) in Hollywood history.
Murder and lust and mad passion were hidden in the darkness; law and order and civilization were hundreds of miles away.The Alaskan|James Oliver Curwood
In one thing only were they united—in their desire to see the last of Murder Point.Murder Point|Coningsby Dawson
Murder, rape, arson, and pillage began from the moment when the German Army crossed the frontier.
Murder, theft, and arson combined, would scarcely have been more horrible in his eyes.The White Lady of Hazelwood|Emily Sarah Holt
Murder cuts at the source of all society—which war, which is organized killing, does not.The King of Alsander|James Elroy Flecker
British Dictionary definitions for murder
verb (mainly tr)
Derived forms of murdermurderer, nounmurderess, fem n
Word Origin for murder
Idioms and Phrases with murder
In addition to the idiom beginning with murder
- murder will out
- get away with (murder)
- scream bloody murder