HyperDic: carnage

English > 1 sense of the word carnage:
NOUNactcarnage, slaughter, massacre, mass murder, butcherythe savage and excessive killing of many people
carnage > pronunciation
Soundskaa'rnihjh
Rhymesabridge ... yardage: 133 rhymes with ihjh...
English > carnage: 1 sense > noun 1, act
MeaningThe savage and excessive killing of many people.
Synonymsslaughter, massacre, mass murder, butchery
InstancesAlamoA siege and massacre at a mission in San Antonio in 1836
Little Bighorn, Battle of Little Bighorn, Battle of the Little Bighorn, Custer's Last StandA battle in Montana near the Little Bighorn River between United States cavalry / cavalry under Custer and several groups of Native Americans (1876)
Narrowerbloodbath, bloodletting, bloodshed, battueindiscriminate slaughter
Broadermurder, slaying, executionunlawful premeditated killing of a human being by a human being
Spanishcarnaje, carnicería, masacre, matanza, mortandad
Catalancarnatge, carnisseria, massacre, matança

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