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English definition of “murderous”


adjective     /ˈmɜː.dər.əs/ US  /ˈmɝː.dɚ-/
extremely dangerous and likely to commit murder : He was a murderous gangster . She gave me a look of murderous hatred .Violent or aggressiveUnkind, cruel and unfeelingTreating people or animals badly informal extremely unpleasant : The traffic was murderous today.Serious and unpleasantNot attractive to look atInformal words for bad
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