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  Definition of Massacre
  1. the savage and excessive killing of many people
  2. kill a large number of people indiscriminately; "The Hutus massacred the Tutsis in Rwanda"
Similar Words: slaughter, mass murder, carnage, butchery, mow down

 

Hyponyms: bloodbath, bloodletting, bloodshed, battue, Alamo, Little Bighorn, Battle of Little Bighorn, Battle of the Little Bighorn, Custer's Last Stand

 

Derivational Morphology: butcher, slaughter, mow down, mass murder, carnage, butchery

 

Anagrams: screamer

 

Language Translations:
Bosnian: masakr   Danish: massakre  
Finnish: joukkomurha   German: Massaker  
Hebrew: טבח   Korean: 학살  
Latin: trucidatio   Norwegian: massakre  
Russian: массовое убийство   Slovak: masakra  
Slovene: pokol   Swedish: massaker  
Telugu: ఊచకోత   Welsh: llofruddiaeth  
 
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