Definitions and translations for "massacre"

Definition of massacre

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Noun
1. The killing of a considerable number (usually limited to people) where little or no resistance can be made, with indiscriminate violence, without necessity, and contrary to civilized norms.
St. Bartholomew's Day Massacre
St. Valentine's Day Massacre
Amritsar Massacre
2. Murder.
3. Any overwhelming defeat, as in a game or sport.
Verb
4. (transitive) To kill in considerable numbers where little or no resistance can be made, with indiscriminate violence, without necessity, and contrary to civilized norms. (Often limited to the killing of human beings.)
5. To win so decisively it is in the manner of so slaughtering one's opponent.
6. To give a performance so poorly it is in the manner of so slaughtering the musical piece, play, &c. being performed.
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English - English - massacre

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n. widespread slaughter (of people), bloodshed, extermination; total defeat (Colloquial)
v. slaughter, kill a large number of people violently; defeat, destroy (Colloquial)
n. slaughter, massacre, pogrom; killing, bloodshed, butchery, carnage

English - Spanish - massacre

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s. masacre, carnicería, degollina, matanza
v. masacrar, matar atrozmente, matar indiscriminadamente, matar salvajemente

English - French - massacre

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n. massacre, fait de tuer en grande quantité; tuerie, carnage, hécatombe; extermination; anéantissement; destruction
v. massacrer; tuer, assassiner; tuer un nombre impotrant de personnes violemment;, détruire, démolir; exterminer, anéantir

English - German - massacre

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n. Massaker; Vernichtung; Blutbad
v. massakrieren

English - Indonesian - massacre

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n. pembunuhan besar-besaran, pembunuhan masal
v. menyembelih, membunuh secara kejam

English - Italian - massacre

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s. massacro, strage, sterminio, carneficina, macello
v. massacrare, sterminare, fare strage di, macellare; assassinare, trucidare

English - Polish - massacre

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n. masakra, jatki, rzeź
v. masakrować, zmasakrować

English - Portuguese - massacre

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s. massacre, mortandade, extermínio
v. massacrar

English - Romanian - massacre

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n. masacru, măcel, carnaj
v. masacra, măcelări

English - Russian - massacre

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с. резня, избиение, бойня
г. устраивать резню

English - Turkish - massacre

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f. kılıçtan geçirmek, toplu katliam yapmak, katliam yapmak
i. katliam, kılıçtan geçirme, toplu cinayet

English - Ukrainian - massacre

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n. різня, різанина, вбивство: масове вбивство, вирізування, масакра, погром, розправа
v. різанина: влаштовувати різанину, вирубувати, мордувати

French - English - massacre

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(m) n. slaughter, massacre, pogrom; killing, bloodshed, butchery, carnage

Portuguese - English - massacre

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n. carnage, havoc, massacre, pogrom

English - Dutch - massacre

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zn. bloedbad, slachting, moordpartij
ww. vermoorden, uitmoorden

English - Greek - massacre

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ουσ. αιματοκύλισμα, σφαγή
ρήμ. κρεουργώ, σφάζω

French - Spanish - massacre

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1. (crime) baño de sangre; carnicería (f); matanza (f); masacre (f); degollina (f)
2. (militaire) efusión de sangre; masacre (f); carnicería (f); matanza (f)

French - German - massacre

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n. verwüstung, zerstörung, verunstaltung, pfusch, murks, massaker, gemetzel, blutbad, abschlachten

French - Italian - massacre

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1. (crime) bagno di sangue; carneficina (f); massacro (m); strage (f)
2. (militaire) spargimento di sangue; carneficina (f); strage (f); massacro (m)

French - Portuguese - massacre

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1. (crime) carnificina (f); matança (f); banho de sangue; massacre (f); chacina (f)
2. (militaire) derramamento de sangue; massacre (m); carnificina (f); matança (f)

French - Russian - massacre

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n. избиение (m), бойня (массовое избиение) (m), резня (m), погром (m)

French - Turkish - massacre

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[le] toptan öldürme, kırım, katliam

Dutch - French - massacre

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1. (misdaad) carnage (m); massacre (m)
2. (militair) massacre (m); carnage (m); boucherie (f)

French - Dutch - massacre

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1. (crime) bloedbad (n); slachting (f); massacre (m); slachtpartij (f)
2. (militaire) bloedvergieten (n); massacre (m); slachting (f); bloedbad (n)

English - Arabic - massacre

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‏مذبحة، مجزرة، قتل وحشي، ذبح الحيوانات بالجملة‏
‏ذبح‏

English - Chinese - massacre

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(名) 大屠杀
(动) 大屠杀, 残杀

English - Chinese - massacre

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(名) 大屠殺
(動) 大屠殺, 殘殺

English - Hindi - massacre

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n. मार-काट, ख़ूनख़राबी, ख़ूनरेज़ी, शिकस्त, पराजय, पराजित करना

English - Japanese - massacre

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(動) 虐殺する, 大量虐殺する
(名) 大虐殺; 完敗(口語)

English - Korean - massacre

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명. 대학살, 대량학살 (사람의); 완패(구어)
동. 학살하다, 다수의 사람을 학살하다,; 압승하다, 파괴하다(일상회화)

English - Vietnamese - massacre

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n. sự tàn sát, cuộc chém giết
v. chém giết, tàn sát
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Synonyms for massacre
1. kill in great numbers: annihilate, depopulate, slaughter, liquidate, exterminate, murder, cut down
2. atrocity: slaughter, mass murder, carnage, killing, holocaust
Verb forms for massacre
Present participle: massacring
Present: massacre (3.person: massacres)
Past: massacred
Future: will massacre
Present conditional: would massacre
Present Perfect: have massacred (3.person: has massacred)
Past Perfect: had massacred
Future Perfect: will have massacred
Past conditional: would have massacred