Englischer Thesaurus
(Substantiv) 
Definition
a person who kills animals for meat
I went to the butcher for steak for my lunch.
Synonyme
meat trader
,
slaughterer
,
meat merchant
,
meat seller
(Substantiv) 
Definition
a brutal murderer
This bunch are mere brutes and butchers.
Synonyme
murderer
a notorious mass murderer
,
killer
The police are searching for his killers.
,
slaughterer
,
slayer
,
destroyer
,
liquidator
, ,
cut-throat
a band of cut-throats prepared to undertake the vilest crimes for money
,
exterminator
(Verb) 
Definition
to kill and prepare (animals) for meat
Flint was used for butchering meat in the Stone Age.
Synonyme
, ,
carve
One of the prisoners has carved a beautiful chess set.
,
cut up
,
dress
He's so careless about dressing his hair.
,
cut
Mr Long was cutting himself a piece of the cake.
, ,
(Verb) 
Definition
to kill (people) at random or brutally
Our people are being butchered in their own homes.
Synonyme
kill
More than 1,000 people have been killed by the armed forces.
,
slaughter
Whales and dolphins are still being slaughtered for commercial gain.
,
massacre
Troops indiscriminately massacred the defenceless population.
,
destroy
The horse had to be destroyed.
,
cut down
,
assassinate
a plot to assassinate the President
,
slay (archaic, literary)
the hill where he slew the dragon
,
liquidate
They have not hesitated in the past to liquidate their rivals.
,
exterminate
A huge effort was made to exterminate the rats.
,
put to the sword
(Verb) 
Definition
to make a mess of
I am not in Cannes because they butchered my film.
Synonyme
mess up
,
destroy
The building was completely destroyed.
,
ruin
The original decor was all ruined during renovation.
,
wreck
Vandals wrecked the garden.
,
spoil
It is important not to let mistakes spoil your life.
,
mutilate
The writer's verdict was that his screenplay had been mutilated.
,
botch
It's a silly idea, and he has botched it.
,
bodge (informal)

Zusätzliche Synonyme

in the sense of assassinate
Definition
to murder (a prominent person)
a plot to assassinate the President
Synonyme
eliminate (slang),
take out (slang),
hit (slang),
blow away (slang, US),
in the sense of botch
Definition
to spoil through clumsiness or ineptitude
It's a silly idea, and he has botched it.
Synonyme
mar,
screw up (informal),
mess up,
cock up (British, slang),
balls up (taboo, slang),
fuck up (offensive, taboo, slang),
make a nonsense of (informal),
bodge (informal),
make a pig's ear of (informal),
flub (US, slang),
crool or cruel (Australian, slang)
in the sense of carve
Definition
to cut in order to form something
One of the prisoners has carved a beautiful chess set.
Synonyme
cut,
chisel,
hew (old-fashioned),

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