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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Destroy or damage seriously, as of someone's reputation; Murder.

Usage examples (33)
  • She did not so much cook as assassinate food.
  • In my hypo, the power to assassinate is constrained by the preference for atrial.
  • In his later negotiations with the CIA, he refused to use the word assassinate; he preferred eliminate.
  • I doubt that any of them could spell the word assassinate, yet they were recycling hate learned from their parents. for more
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