Definition of Massacre. Meaning of Massacre. Synonyms of Massacre

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Definition of Massacre

Massacre
Massacre Mas"sa*cre, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Massacred; p. pr. & vb. n. Massacring.] [Cf. F. massacrer. See Massacre, n.] To kill in considerable numbers where much resistance can not be made; to kill with indiscriminate violence, without necessity, and contrary to the usages of nations; to butcher; to slaughter; -- limited to the killing of human beings. If James should be pleased to massacre them all, as Maximian had massacred the Theban legion. --Macaulay.

Meaning of Massacre from wikipedia

- A m****acre is a killing, typically of multiple victims, considered morally unacceptable, especially when perpetrated by a group of political actors against...
- The M****acre is the second studio album by American rapper 50 Cent. It was released on March 3, 2005, by Shady Records, G-Unit Records, Aftermath Entertainment...
- The Srebrenica m****acre, also known as the Srebrenica genocide, was the July 1995 genocide of more than 8,000 Bosniaks, mainly men and boys, in and around...
- The Nanjing M****acre or the Rape of Nanjing (alternately written as the Nanking M****acre or the Rape of Nanking) was an episode of m**** murder and m****...
- The Liepāja m****acres were a series of m**** executions, many public or semi-public, in and near the city of Liepāja (German: Libau), on the west coast...
- The Tulsa race m****acre (also called the Tulsa race riot, the Greenwood M****acre, or the Black Wall Street M****acre) took place on May 31 and June 1, 1921...
- The Boston M****acre was a confrontation on March 5, 1770 in which British soldiers shot and killed several people while being har****ed by a mob in Boston...
- subsequent edits. ( Audio help More spoken articles ) The Columbine High School m****acre was a school shooting and attempted bombing that occurred on April 20,...
- The Battle of Fort Pillow, also known as the Fort Pillow m****acre, was fought on April 12, 1864, at Fort Pillow on the Mississippi River in Henning, Tennessee...
- central parts of Beijing. In what became known as the Tiananmen Square M****acre (Chinese: 天安門大屠殺; pinyin: tiān'ānmén dà túshā), troops armed with ****ault...
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