Definition of Slaughter in English :
Define Slaughter in English
Slaughter meaning in English
Meaning of Slaughter in English
Pronunciation of Slaughter in English
Slaughter pronunciation in English
Pronounce Slaughter in Englishsee synonyms of slaughter
the killing of animals (as for food)
a sound defeat
the savage and excessive killing of many people
4. butcher, slaughter
kill (animals) usually for food consumption
Example Sentences:'They slaughtered their only goat to survive the winter'
kill a large number of people indiscriminately
Example Sentences:'The Hutus massacred the Tutsis in Rwanda'
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