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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Of or pertaining to murder of your father or mother.

Usage examples (33)
  • It's a memorably horrific image of parricidal rejection.
  • Let traitors arm, and villains draw the parricidal sword!
  • I was conceived “the parricidal vision from the loin.”
  • Well, — I pity you still more for being descended from fathers at once both parricidal and idolatrous. for more
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