Meaning of “murder” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C, U ] us uk /ˈmɜːdər/

B1 the crime of intentionally killing someone:

to commit murder
She was charged with attempted murder.
a murder charge/trial

More examples

be murder informal

to be unpleasant or cause difficulty:

Driving in Chicago at rush hour is murder.

(Definition of “murder noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)