slaughter, massacre, mass murder, carnage, butchery(noun)
the savage and excessive killing of many people
Death and destruction.
What remains after a massacre, e. g. the corpses or gore.
Origin: From carnage, from carnaticum, itself from Latin carnem, accusative of caro.
flesh of slain animals or men
great destruction of life, as in battle; bloodshed; slaughter; massacre; murder; havoc
Origin: [F. carnage, LL. carnaticum tribute of animals, flesh of animals, fr. L. caro, carnis, flesh. See Carnal.]
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
kär′nāj, n. (obs.) a heap of slain: slaughter. [Fr.,—It. carnaggio, carnage—L. caro, carnis, flesh.]
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The numerical value of carnage in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of carnage in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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We are looking at real carnage in the junk bond market.
I got out of my car and couldn't believe what I was seeing, it was carnage.
I looked down and saw my legs, and it was pure carnage, i could see my bone.
It's definitely tin hats time. If Leave wins there will be carnage for cable.
You get a knife, go to a church, spread carnage, boom. You cut off two or three heads and you're done.
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- клане, сечBulgarian
- carnatgeCatalan, Valencian
- řež, krveprolití, masakrCzech
- carnaje, masacre, carniceríaSpanish
- àrScottish Gaelic
- מרחץ דמיםHebrew
- 修羅, 大虐殺Japanese
- massacre, carnagemPortuguese
- побоище, бойня, резняRussian
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