Origin of tyrannicide
Related formsty·ran·ni·cid·al, adjective
Examples from the Web for tyrannicide
Others unpacked their hearts with words in tyrannicide declamations and imitations of Greek tragedy.The Conflict of Religions in the Early Roman Empire|T. R. Glover
Upon whom should the poems, a medley of tyrannicide and revolutionary raving, be fathered?Shelley|John Addington Symonds
When the study of the classics had penetrated the nation with antique ideas of heroism, tyrannicide became a virtue.Sketches and Studies in Italy and Greece, Second Series|John Addington Symonds
And so it came to pass that the pamphlet appeared with the title—'Tyrannicide: is it Justifiable?
The essay, as I had written it, was entitled 'Tyrannicide, a Justification.'