What does carnage mean?

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ˈkɑr nɪdʒcar·nage

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. slaughter, massacre, mass murder, carnage, butchery(noun)

    the savage and excessive killing of many people

Wiktionary

  1. carnage(Noun)

    Death and destruction.

    Etymology: From carnage, from carnaticum, itself from Latin carnem, accusative of caro.

  2. carnage(Noun)

    What remains after a massacre, e. g. the corpses or gore.

    Etymology: From carnage, from carnaticum, itself from Latin carnem, accusative of caro.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Carnage(noun)

    flesh of slain animals or men

    Etymology: [F. carnage, LL. carnaticum tribute of animals, flesh of animals, fr. L. caro, carnis, flesh. See Carnal.]

  2. Carnage(noun)

    great destruction of life, as in battle; bloodshed; slaughter; massacre; murder; havoc

    Etymology: [F. carnage, LL. carnaticum tribute of animals, flesh of animals, fr. L. caro, carnis, flesh. See Carnal.]

Freebase

  1. Carnage

    Carnage is a fictional comic book supervillain appearing in books published by Marvel Comics, usually as an enemy of Spider-Man. The character first appeared as Cletus Kasady in The Amazing Spider-Man #344 and as Carnage in The Amazing Spider-Man #360, and was created by writer David Michelinie and artist Mark Bagley, based on elements of the precursor character Venom. In 2009, Carnage was ranked as IGN's 90th Greatest Comic Book Villain of All Time.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Carnage

    kär′nāj, n. (obs.) a heap of slain: slaughter. [Fr.,—It. carnaggio, carnage—L. caro, carnis, flesh.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of carnage in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of carnage in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of carnage in a Sentence

  1. Elvis Picardo:

    This is historically the worst ever start for markets, you've got major indices down 8 or 9 percent, for the TSX to recover in the midst of that carnage is going to be very difficult.

  2. Chris Norman:

    I looked up and saw a guy carrying an AK-47 or at least I assume it was some kind of machine-gun, it could have been a real carnage, there's no question about that.

  3. Judge Inez Cardinal:

    Mr. Sidhu had ample time to react ... had he been paying attention, somehow we must stop this carnage on our highways.

  4. Jeffrey Gundlach:

    We are looking at real carnage in the junk bond market.

  5. France Adel Kermiche:

    You get a knife, go to a church, spread carnage, boom. You cut off two or three heads and you're done.

Images & Illustrations of carnage

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