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murder

  

      n  
1    the unlawful premeditated killing of one human being by another  
   Compare       manslaughter       homicide  
2    Informal   something dangerous, difficult, or unpleasant  
driving around London is murder     
3    cry blue murder  
Informal   to make an outcry  
4    get away with murder  
Informal   to escape censure; do as one pleases  
      vb   mainly tr  
5    also intr   to kill (someone) unlawfully with premeditation or during the commission of a crime  
6    to kill brutally  
7    Informal   to destroy; ruin  
he murdered her chances of happiness     
8    Informal   to defeat completely; beat decisively  
the home team murdered their opponents        (Also (archaic or dialect))    murther  
     (Old English morthor; related to Old English morth, Old Norse morth, Latin mors death; compare French meurtre)  
  murderer      n  
  murderess      fem n  


blue murder  
      n  
Informal   a great outcry, noise; horrible din (esp. in such phrases as cry, howl, scream, etc., blue murder)  
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murder

  

      n  
1    assassination, bloodshed, butchery, carnage, homicide, killing, manslaughter, massacre, slaying  
2      (informal)   agony, an ordeal, a trial, danger, difficulty, hell     (informal)   misery, trouble  
      vb  
3    assassinate, blow away     (slang, chiefly U.S.)   bump off     (slang)   butcher, destroy, dispatch, do in     (informal)   do to death, eliminate     (slang)   hit     (slang)   kill, massacre, rub out     (U.S. slang)   slaughter, slay, take out     (slang)   take the life of, waste     (informal)  
4    abuse, butcher, destroy, mangle, mar, misuse, ruin, spoil  
5      (informal)   beat decisively, blow out of the water     (slang)   cream     (slang, chiefly U.S.)   defeat utterly, drub, hammer     (informal)   lick     (informal)   make mincemeat of     (informal)   slaughter, stuff     (slang)   tank     (slang)   thrash, wipe the floor with     (informal)  

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murder suicide n.
when a person kills someone then takes their own life it is referred to as a murder suicide

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