Synonyms of massacre in English:
1 a cold-blooded massacre of innocent civilians
slaughter, wholesale slaughter, mass slaughter, wholesale killing, indiscriminate killing;
murder, murdering, mass murder, mass homicide, execution, mass execution, destruction, mass destruction, annihilation, extermination, liquidation, decimation, carnage, butchery, bloodbath, bloodletting, pogrom, genocide, ethnic cleansing, holocaust, Shoah, night of the long knives
2 informal the match was an 8–0 massacre See rout (sense 2 of the verb)
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2 informal they were absolutely massacred in the final See trounce
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