Definitions for killingˈkɪl ɪŋ
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killing, violent death(noun)
an event that causes someone to die
killing, kill, putting to death(noun)
the act of terminating a life
a very large profit
"a killing joke"; "sidesplitting antics"
The act or process of causing a living organism to die.
An unusually large gain in a financial or business transaction or enterprise; as, she made a killing trading cattle futures.
A large amount of money.
He made a killing on the stock market.
That literally deprives of life; lethal, deadly, fatal.
That makes one u2018dieu2019 with laughter; very funny.
literally, that kills; having power to kill; fatal; in a colloquial sense, conquering; captivating; irresistible
Killing is an Italian photo comic series featuring an eponymous character. The series was entitled Satanik in the French edition, Kiling in Argentina as well as being published in Belgium, Brazil, Colombia, Germany and Venezuela. Sold as "Photostories for Adults", it ran for 62 issues starting in 1966, and was published by Ponzoni and editor Pietro Granelli with each episode directed by actor and singer Rosario Borelli. The character was also known as KiLiNK, the star of several unauthorized films shot in Turkey during the late 1960s and early 70s. The Argentinean series ran out of the Italian stories and began shooting new adventures that lasted until the 1980s. The series is currently being revived by American editor and comics creator Mort Todd, under the new title, Sadistik: The Diabolikal Super-Kriminal. The documentary about the character The Diabolikal Super-Kriminal directed by SS-Sunda had its US premiere at the San Diego Comic-Con on July 25, 2009 where it received Special Mention by the judges.
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'killing' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4541
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'killing' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4765
Rank popularity for the word 'killing' in Nouns Frequency: #2134
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
You get punished for killing.
It was an act of targeted killing.
Killing these buffalo is shameful.
We been killing spiders for about an hour now.
One does not learn how to die by killing others.
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