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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Characteristic of or capable of or having a tendency toward killing another human being.

Usage examples (32)
  • Readers responding to our Dec. 12 cover story expressed outrage at what they called the murderous acts of female suicide bombers.
  • I guess selfish rather than murderous is the way to go.
  • Short-term murderous fixes, like this war, will never, never work.
  • BLITZER: Why would Pakistan reach an agreement with a group he calls murderous thugs? for more
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