What are some opposite words for murderous?

Antonyms for murderous
ˈmɜr dər əs

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term murderous.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. homicidal, murderous(adj)

    characteristic of or capable of or having a tendency toward killing another human being

    "a homicidal rage"; "murderous thugs"

    Antonyms:
    bloodless

    Synonyms:
    homicidal

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. murderous(a)

    Synonyms:
    sanguinary, homicidal, fell

How to use murderous in a sentence?

  1. Hillary Clinton:

    We must end their murderous reign and prevent them from not only continuing to wreak havoc, terror and violence in the area where they are operating, but export it.

  2. Donald Trump:

    At the heart of the Iran deal was a giant fiction, that a murderous regime desired only a peaceful nuclear energy program.

  3. Jesse Lehrich:

    It's perfectly clear from her full comments that Hillary Clinton was saying not a single American life was lost during the Libyan intervention. We heeded the calls of our allies, our partners in the region, and the Libyan people and helped topple a murderous dictator who was prepared to massacre his own citizens, all without putting American boots on the ground.

  4. Van Jones:

    The commander in chief refused to condemn White supremacy on the global stage in front of my children, in front of everybody's families, and he was given the opportunity multiple times to condemn White supremacy and he gave a wink and a nod to a racist, Nazi, murderous organization, that's the only thing that happened tonight.

  5. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu:

    What happened in Jerusalem goes against the spirit of (the Jewish) people... In every society there are extreme, murderous elements and regrettably it is true even among us but society and the state is judged by how the mainstream and the leadership acts ... we will continue to lead our country against hatred and homophobia.

How to pronounce murderous?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
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Karen
Karen
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Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say murderous in sign language?

  1. murderous

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#30927murderous
#72491bloodless

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