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British English: massacre /ˈmæsəkə/ NOUN
A massacre is the killing of many people in a violent and cruel way.
Her mother died in the massacre.
- American English: massacre
- Arabic: مَذْبَحَةٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: massacre
- Chinese: 大屠杀
- Croatian: masakr
- Czech: masakr
- Danish: massakre
- Dutch: bloedbad
- European Spanish: masacre
- Finnish: joukkomurha
- French: massacre
- German: Massaker
- Greek: σφαγή
- Italian: strage
- Japanese: 大虐殺
- Korean: 대학살
- Norwegian: massakre
- Polish: masakra
- European Portuguese: massacre
- Romanian: masacru
- Russian: резня
- Spanish: masacre
- Swedish: massaker
- Thai: การฆ่าหมู่
- Turkish: katliam
- Ukrainian: бійня
- Vietnamese: cuộc tàn sát
British English: massacre VERB
If people are massacred, a large number of them are attacked and killed in a violent and cruel way.
300 civilians are believed to have been massacred by the rebels.
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