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carnage
Definition:
kär'n[= a]j, n. ( obs.) a heap of slain: slaughter. [ Fr.,-- It. carnaggio, carnage-- L. caro, carnis, flesh.]

Synonyms:

noun
act
butchery, carnage, mass murder, massacre, slaughter.
battle
encounter, havoc, scrimmage, sortie, strife, Wars, blitzkreig, significant contact.
carnage
butchery, mass murder, massacre, slaughter.
death
mortality.
destruction
ruination, subjugation, crashings, crushings, sackings, slayings, subjugations.
genocide
decimation, Genocides, mass execution, race extermination.
homicide
assassination, offing, assassinations, rubout, big chill, bump-off.
killing
homicide, slaughter, killing, murder.
massacre
annihilation, blitz, blood, bloodshed, butchering, butchery, crime, extermination, gore, havoc, hecatomb, holocaust, homicide, liquidation, manslaughter, mass murder, offing, rapine, shambles, slaughter, slaying, warfare, wasting, blood bath, killing, murder, blood and guts, search and destroy, taking out.
mass murder
final solution, race murder, mass destruction, mass extermination, race-murder, wholesale murder.
mortality
loss of life.
obliteration
obliteration.
slaughter
annihilation, blood, blood-and-guts, bloodletting, bloodshed, destruction, extermination, gore, hecatomb, holocaust, manslaughter, pogrom, rapine, slaying, warfare, blood bath, effusion of blood, mass homicide, saturnalia of blood, wholesale killing.
Examples of usage:
  1. And yet there was enough of carnage to prove that so gracious a commandment as this could not have risen spontaneously in the heart of early Judaism. – The Expositor's Bible: The Book of Exodus by G. A. Chadwick
  2. Next day the carnage was on Baker's Creek and at Big Black Bridge, and on the next Vicksburg was invested. – Kincaid's Battery by George W. Cable
  3. Nevertheless the daring troop was not dismayed by the carnage. – History of the War Between Mexico and the United States, with a Preliminary View of its Origin, Volume 1 by Brantz Mayer
  4. The most dreadful slaughter was near the Negressa Station, where the two armies, having occupied the ridges on either side the lake, suffered frightful carnage. – Story of My Life, volumes 1-3 by Augustus J. C. Hare
  5. Years of unbroken victories balanced down By one day's carnage! – Pharsalia; Dramatic Episodes of the Civil Wars by Lucan

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