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Synonyms for murderous
ˈmɜr dər əsmur·der·ous

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. homicidal, murderousadjective

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

    "a homicidal rage"; "murderous thugs"

    Synonyms:
    homicidal

    Antonyms:
    bloodless

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. murderousadjective

    Synonyms:
    sanguinary, bloody, cruel, savage, fell, bloodthirsty

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. murderousadjective

    Synonyms:
    sanguinary, homicidal, fell

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "murderous":

    deadly, homicidal, lethal, bloody, murderer, bloodthirsty, fatal

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How to use murderous in a sentence?

  1. William Ruto:

    Two successful operations were carried out against the perpetrators of these murderous executions across the border. Our retaliatory action left in its trail more than 100 fatalities.

  2. Bokonon:

    Beware of the man who works hard to learn something, learns it, and finds himself no wiser than before. He is full of murderous resentment of people who are ignorant without having come by their ignorance the hard way.

  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. Avigdor Lieberman:

    It would be better if the Security Council dealt with matters truly important to the citizens of the world, such as the murderous attacks this week in Australia and Pakistan, or discuss events in Syria and Libya, and not waste time on the Palestinian's gimmicks.

  5. 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.

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