Meaning of Massacre



English: Massacre
Bangla: হত্যাকাণ্ড, সংহার, সর্বসংহার, অবৈধ হত্যা
Hindi: कत्लेआम, सामूहिक हत्या, हत्याकाण्‍ड
Type: Verb / ক্রিয়া / क्रिया
Synonym: Butchery , Carnage , Havoc , Slaughter
Antonym:


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Bangla Academy Dictionary:


Definition: 1

the unnecessary, indiscriminate killing of a large number of human beings or animals, as in barbarous warfare or persecution or for revenge or plunder.

Definition: 2

a general slaughter, as of persons or animals: the massacre of millions during the war.

Definition: 3

Informal. a crushing defeat, especially in sports.

Definition: 4

to kill unnecessarily and indiscriminately, especially a large number of persons.

Definition: 5

Informal. to defeat decisively, especially in sports.