Definition of 'slaying'
Example sentences containing 'slaying'
THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
But remember: there is to be no slaying of hobbits, not even if they have gone over to the other side.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
I will be a shieldmaiden no longer, nor vie with the great Riders, nor take joy only in the songs of slaying.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
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