kill

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Hypernyms for kill

termination ending destruction conclusion devastation terminate cut wash up take away hit whelm ache negative destroy turn off beat take out overwhelm overcome suffer be destruct turn out tucker drink overpower overtake veto end switch off exhaust tucker out imbibe sweep over hurt blackball

Definitions for kill

  • noun - the destruction of an enemy plane or ship or tank or missile; "the pilot reported two kills during the mission"
  • noun - the act of terminating a life
  • verb - end or extinguish by forceful means; "Stamp out poverty!"
  • verb - destroy a vitally essential quality of or in; "Eating artichokes kills the taste of all other foods"
  • verb - cause to cease operating; "kill the engine"
  • verb - tire out completely; "The daily stress of her work is killing her"
  • verb - mark for deletion
  • verb - drink down entirely; "He downed three martinis before dinner"; "She killed a bottle of brandy that night"; "They popped a few beer after work"
  • verb - cause to die; put to death
  • verb - cause the death of
  • verb - deprive of life; "AIDS has killed thousands in Africa"
  • verb - hit with great force; "He killed the ball"
  • verb - hit with so much force as to make a return impossible
  • verb - overwhelm with hilarity
  • verb - be the source of great pain for; "These new shoes are killing me!"
  • verb - thwart the passage of; "kill a motion"; "he shot down the student's proposal"
  • verb - be fatal; "cigarettes kill"; "drunken driving kills"
  • Pronounciation of kill

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    Synonyms for kill

    killing putting to death stamp out pop down vote down obliterate bolt down drink down vote out wipe out belt down shoot down toss off pour down defeat

    Antonyms for kill

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    Holonyms for kill

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    Hyponyms for kill

    death dispatch self-destruction suffocation electrocution race murder euthanasia despatch self-annihilation asphyxiation decapitation racial extermination deathblow mercy killing fell slaughter sacrifice beheading coup de grace homicide suicide poisoning ritual killing genocide extinguish carry off erase lapidate take off saber brain neutralise do in asphyxiate throttle impale shed blood bump off assassinate quarter pip eradicate drown butcher commit suicide tomahawk sabre put away liquidate exterminate suffocate decapitate stake murder off execute draw and quarter electrocute eliminate wipe out massacre poison zap destroy overlie put to sleep waste kill off strangle behead dismember slay polish off put to death lynch fry annihilate decimate mow down stone vaporize put down overlay neutralize knock off smother strangulate decollate martyr hit remove draw shoot strike down

    Meronyms for kill

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    Sounds like kill

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