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Meaning of “slaughter” - Learner’s Dictionary

slaughter

verb [T]     /ˈslɔːtər/
ANIMAL
to kill an animal for meatKillingMurder and attempted murderAnimal farming - general words
PEOPLE
to kill a lot of people in a very cruel wayKillingMurder and attempted murder
DEFEAT informal
to defeat someone very easilyWinning and defeatingScoring, winning and losing in sport
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