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kill

noun (n)

  • the act of terminating a life (noun.act)
    source: wordnet30
  • the destruction of an enemy plane or ship or tank or missile (noun.act)
    Example:
    The pilot reported two kills during the mission.
    source: wordnet30
  • A kiln. (noun)
    source: webster1913
  • A channel or arm of the sea; a river; a stream; as, the channel between Staten Island and Bergen Neck is the Kill van Kull, or the Kills; -- used also in composition; as, Schuylkill, Catskill, etc. (noun)
    source: webster1913
  • The act of killing. (noun)
    source: webster1913

verb (v)

  • cause to die; put to death, usually intentionally or knowingly (verb.contact)
    Example:
    This man killed several people when he tried to rob a bank.
    The farmer killed a pig for the holidays.
    source: wordnet30
  • thwart the passage of (verb.social)
    Example:
    Kill a motion.
    source: wordnet30
  • end or extinguish by forceful means (verb.change)
    Synonym: stamp out
    source: wordnet30
  • be fatal (verb.stative)
    Example:
    Cigarettes kill.
    Drunken driving kills.
    source: wordnet30
  • be the source of great pain for (verb.perception)
    Example:
    These new shoes are killing me!.
    source: wordnet30
  • overwhelm with hilarity, pleasure, or admiration (verb.emotion)
    Example:
    The comedian was so funny, he was killing me!.
    source: wordnet30
  • hit with so much force as to make a return impossible, in racket games (verb.contact)
    Example:
    She killed the ball.
    source: wordnet30
  • hit with great force (verb.contact)
    Example:
    He killed the ball.
    source: wordnet30
  • deprive of life (verb.contact)
    Example:
    AIDS has killed thousands in Africa.
    source: wordnet30
  • cause the death of, without intention (verb.contact)
    Example:
    She was killed in the collision of three cars.
    source: wordnet30
  • drink down entirely (verb.consumption)
    Example:
    She killed a bottle of brandy that night.
    source: wordnet30
  • mark for deletion, rub off, or erase (verb.change)
    Synonym: obliterate, wipe out
    Example:
    Kill these lines in the President's speech.
    source: wordnet30
  • tire out completely (verb.change)
    Example:
    The daily stress of her work is killing her.
    source: wordnet30
  • cause to cease operating (verb.change)
    Example:
    Kill the engine.
    source: wordnet30
  • destroy a vitally essential quality of or in (verb.change)
    Example:
    Eating artichokes kills the taste of all other foods.
    source: wordnet30
  • To deprive of life, animal or vegetable, in any manner or by any means; to render inanimate; to put to death; to slay. (verb)
    source: webster1913

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