What does murderous mean?

Definitions for murderous
ˈmɜr dər əsmur·der·ous

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word murderous.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. homicidal, murderous(adj)

    characteristic of or capable of or having a tendency toward killing another human being

    "a homicidal rage"; "murderous thugs"

Wiktionary

  1. murderous(Adjective)

    Intending, or likely to commit murder; bloodthirsty or homicidal.

    murderous behaviour

  2. murderous(Adjective)

    Very difficult.

    a murderous exam

Webster Dictionary

  1. Murderous(adj)

    of or pertaining to murder; characterized by, or causing, murder or bloodshed; having the purpose or quality of murder; bloody; sanguinary; as, the murderous king; murderous rapine; murderous intent; a murderous assault

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How to say murderous in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of murderous in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of murderous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of murderous in a Sentence

  1. George W. Bush, Speech to UN General Assembly, September 21, 2004:

    We know that dictators are quick to choose aggression, while free nations strive to resolve differences in peace. We know that oppressive governments support terror, while free governments fight the terrorists in their midst. We know that free peoples embrace progress and life, instead of becoming the recruits for murderous ideologies.

  2. The Shin Bet:

    The prior discovery of the terror preparations and the prevention of the murderous attacks that were planned by the group, points to the potential rising risk of the exit of such individuals to jihadi war zones around the world.

  3. Las Vegas Assemblywoman Michele Fiore:

    What's regrettable is governing and forcing innocent people to be defenseless while allowing and inviting terrorists into our country knowing the murderous outcome, my strong message to you is its time Americans begin protecting America. Get armed, get trained get your head out if the sand and be prepared.

  4. Andrew McGuire:

    He's chicken, he suffers from gun-itis. It's a disease where you're scared to death of the gun lobby. That's what's really going on. If you have to shut up about something that is so murderous, it doesn't make any moral sense to me.

  5. Avigdor Lieberman:

    It would be better if the Security Council dealt with matters truly important to the citizens of the world, such as the murderous attacks this week in Australia and Pakistan ... and not waste time on the Palestinians' gimmicks.

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