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English definition of “murder”

murder

verb [T]     /ˈmɜː.dər/ US  /ˈmɝː.dɚ/
B1 to commit the crime of intentionally killing a person : Her husband was murdered by gunmen as she watched . In the last year , terrorists have murdered several local journalists .Murder and attempted murderKilling UK informal If you say you will or could murder someone, you mean you are very angry with them: If he's late again, I'll murder him!Angry and displeasedBad-tempered
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