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English definition of “murder”

murder

noun [C, U]     /ˈmɜːdər/
B1 the crime of intentionally killing someone: to commit murder She was charged with attempted murder. a murder charge / trial Murder and attempted murderKillingKillingMurder and attempted murder
be murder informal to be unpleasant or cause difficulty : Driving in Chicago at rush hour is murder.Complicated and difficult to doDifficult to understandSerious and unpleasantNot attractive to look atInformal words for bad
(Definition of murder noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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