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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To subject to mercy killing

Usage examples (39)
  • The decision to euthanize is always dispiriting and sometimes heart-wrenching.
  • Then we "euthanize" them, to show how humane we are.
  • Are there people here who get exercised about the difference between the words "euthanize" and "euthanatize"?
  • There was a big stink on whether to release one outside city limits or to kill it (they used the politically correct term "euthanize"). for more
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