Noun(1) the savage and excessive killing of many people
(1) For this day of carnage and tears there can be no justification or excuse.(2) These promised signs should be put in place before there is more carnage on that stretch of road.(3) The unimaginable carnage he witnessed at the front is captured in the moving words of a poem he wrote that day.(4) It is simply a desire for a better kind of future out of carnage and loss.(5) The United Nations was set up after two wars involving the worst carnage imaginable to try and prevent a repeat.(6) He said drinking and speeding were the two biggest causes of carnage on the roads.(7) Hundreds of thousands of British servicemen died in the terrible carnage of the Second World War.(8) The doors were blown off the stables and inside was a scene of carnage .(9) They were doing their jobs, not taking pleasure in creating random carnage .(10) Drink driving used to be socially acceptable, and the result was carnage on our roads.(11) In the Philippines campaign, the fight to liberate Manila ended in carnage .(12) the bombing was timed to cause as much carnage as possible(13) It is time we became more shocked by the terrible carnage on our roads.(14) Extend this thinking to our roads and there would be even more carnage .(15) The family were confronted by scenes of carnage when they returned later in the day.(16) He was one of the few journalists who described the human carnage at the Battle of Waterloo in 1815.
1. slaughter ::
2. massacre ::
3. mass murder ::
4. butchery ::
5. bloodbath ::
6. bloodletting ::
7. gore ::
8. holocaust ::
9. pogrom ::
10. ethnic cleansing ::
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perhaps our last chance,
to avoid CARNAGE.
Game of Thrones Season 8, Episode 4
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