Synonyms of murder in English:
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1 someone tried to murder him
kill, put/do to death, assassinate, execute, liquidate, eliminate, neutralize, dispatch, butcher, cut to pieces, slaughter, massacre, wipe out, mow down
informal bump off, do in, do away with, do for, knock off, blow away, blow someone's brains out, stiff, take out, top, croak, give someone the works, dispose of, hit, zap
North American euphemistic terminate with extreme prejudice
2 informal Anna was murdering a Mozart sonata See bungle
3 informal he murdered his lacklustre opponent See trounce
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