Noun(1) a retailer of meat(2) a brutal indiscriminate murderer(3) a person who slaughters or dresses meat for market(4) someone who makes mistakes because of incompetence
Verb(1) kill (animals
Adjective(1) used of men; markedly masculine in appearance or manner(2) (of male or female homosexuals
(1) Health authorities traced the bacterial infection E.coli 0157 to a butcher 's shop selling cooked meat pies.(2) One day at the butcher shop, the butcher 's son picks on them.(3) a pork butcher(4) It's now almost seven years since the last huge blaze when flames swept through historic wooden framed High Street buildings with the butcher 's shop and betting office on the ground floor.(5) A civilized species does not kill, maim, butcher , blow up, whatever you want to call it.(6) Also, Mr Clarke can butcher a beast for his shop on a wooden block behind the counter.(7) Up along the bay still seagulling like a mix of Welsh and Irish, bible black and pudding with fingers in his mouth - maybe his own this time, the slavering butcher , the killer in some eyes.(8) No one can deny that Macbeth is a ruthless butcher and bloody fiend.(9) In a statement read by West Yorkshire Coroner David Hinchliff, his son told how his father had left school at 14 and began work as a butcher and slaughterman in Leeds.(10) Residents drove the cow into the open ground between two houses, where it was secured by police and then slaughtered by a butcher from the slaughter house.(11) Surely a woman in the 1950's would be likely to buy one already slaughtered from a butcher .(12) The story began on Sunday night when a butcher tried to slaughter the buffalo.(13) And why should a studio butcher its own work when those abusing it freely admit that, no, they haven't even seen the movie?(14) a callous butcher of men(15) Over the past two months, our selectors have been chopping and changing the side more in the manner of a butcher in a meat shop rather than making changes with any rationale behind them.(16) No one is in a better position to reassure consumers about any doubts they may have about the origin and quality of food than a butcher .
(1) butcher shop :: slaghuis
1. meat seller ::
2. murderer ::
5. meatman ::
6. slaughter ::
7. massacre ::
8. spoil ::
Different Formsbutcher, butchered, butcheries, butchering, butchers, butchery
English to Afrikaans Dictionary: butcher
Meaning and definitions of butcher, translation in Afrikaans language for butcher with similar and opposite words. Also find spoken pronunciation of butcher in Afrikaans and in English language.
Tags for the entry "butcher"
What butcher means in Afrikaans, butcher meaning in Afrikaans, butcher definition, examples and pronunciation of butcher in Afrikaans language.