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murderous

mur·der·ous

murderous

 
pronunciation:
muhr d rs
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Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: guilty or capable of murder; likely or intending to commit murder.
definition 2: involving, resulting in, or characteristic of murder.
definition 3: (informal) very difficult, dangerous, or trying.
a murderous climb up the mountain
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derivations: murderously (adv.), murderousness (n.)