HyperDic: butcher

English > 5 senses of the word butcher:
VERBcontactbutcher, slaughterkill (animals) usually for food consumption
NOUNperson butcher, meatmana retailer of meat
person butchera brutal indiscriminate murderer
person butcher, slaughterera person who slaughters or dresses meat for market
person butcher, bungler, blunderer, fumbler, bumbler, stumbler, sad sack, botcher, fuckupsomeone who makes mistakes because of incompetence
butcher > pronunciation
Soundsbuh'cher
Rhymesacupuncture ... welcher: 102 rhymes with cher...
English > butcher: 5 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA retailer of meat.
Synonymmeatman
Narrowerpork butcherA vendor of pork and products made from pork
Broadermerchant, merchandiserA businessperson engaged in retail trade
Spanishcarnicera, carnicero
Catalancarnissera, carnisser
Verbsbutcherkill (animals) usually for food consumption
English > butcher: 5 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningA brutal indiscriminate murderer.
Broadermurderer, liquidator, manslayerA criminal who commits homicide (who performs the unlawful / unlawful / unlawful premeditated killing of another human being)
Spanishcarnicero
Catalancarnisser
English > butcher: 5 senses > noun 3, person
MeaningA person who slaughters or dresses meat for market.
Synonymslaughterer
Narrowerknackersomeone who buys up old horses for slaughter
Broaderskilled worker, trained worker, skilled workmanA worker who has acquired special skills
Spanishcarnicero, jifero, matarife
Catalancarnisser, degollador, escorxador, matancer
Verbsbutcherkill (animals) usually for food consumption
English > butcher: 5 senses > noun 4, person
Meaningsomeone who makes mistakes because of incompetence.
Synonymsbungler, blunderer, fumbler, bumbler, stumbler, sad sack, botcher, fuckup
Broaderincompetent, incompetent personsomeone who is not competent to take effective action
Spanishchapucero, chapuzas, desatinado, frangollón, fumbler, incapaz, incompetente, inepto, manazas, negado, patoso, tapagujeros, topo, torpe, tropezador
Catalanbarroer, destraler, potiner
Adjectivesbutcherlypoorly done
English > butcher: 5 senses > verb 1, contact
Meaningkill (animals) usually for food consumption.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
ModelThey want to butcher the prisoners
Synonymslaughter
Entailscutseparate with or as if with an instrument
Narrowerchinecut through the backbone of an animal
BroaderkillCause to die
Spanishcarnear, masacrar, matar, sacrificar
Nounsbutchera person who slaughters or dresses meat for market
butchera retailer of meat
butcherythe business of a butcher
butcherythe savage and excessive killing of many people
butcherya building where animals are butchered

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