Synonyms of murder in English:

murder

noun

  • 2 informal driving there was murder
    hell, hell on earth, a nightmare, an ordeal, a trial, misery, torture, agony
  • verb

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  • 1 someone tried to murder him
    kill, put to death, assassinate, execute, liquidate, eliminate, dispatch, butcher, slaughter, massacre, wipe out
    informal bump off, do in, do away with, knock off, blow away, blow someone's brains out, take out, dispose of, ice, rub out, smoke, waste
    literary slay
  • 2 informal Anna was murdering a Mozart sonata See mangle (sense 2)
  • 3 informal he murdered his opponent See trounce
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