carnage carnage  /ˈkɑr nɪdʒ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the savage and excessive killing of many people

Usage(s):

  1. The scene below him was one of almost unimaginable carnage.
  2. The carnage in Florida came as a surprise to those who read the early reports.
  3. Or sometimes carnage and exultation at once.

News

  1. LeBron's mystifying Game 4 places legacy at risk

    SAN ANTONIO -- After the carnage, they left the arena, the men who helped LeBron James get here. Pat Riley carried a man-purse. Chris Bosh whistled and wore a leather backpack. James' pal and adviser, Maverick Carter, hugged James' pal and running mate, Dwyane Wade.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  2. Michael Rosenberg: LeBron's mystifying Game 4 places legacy at risk

    SAN ANTONIO -- After the carnage, they left the arena, the men who helped LeBron James get here. Pat Riley carried a man-purse. Chris Bosh whistled and wore a leather backpack. James' pal and adviser, Maverick Carter, hugged James' pal and running mate, Dwyane Wade.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  3. Michael Rosenberg: LeBron's mystifying Game 3 places legacy at risk

    SAN ANTONIO -- After the carnage, they left the arena, the men who helped LeBron James get here. Pat Riley carried a man-purse. Chris Bosh whistled and wore a leather backpack. James' pal and adviser, Maverick Carter, hugged James' pal and running mate, Dwyane Wade.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

Quotes

  1. "Going.To.Be.Carnage," seven-times champion Lance Armstrong wrote on his Twitter feed.
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: Lance Armstrong Source: euronews

  2. "I'm really at a loss for words to explain or understand the carnage that has visited our campus," Virginia Tech President Charles Steger said at a news conference.
    on Apr 16, 2007 By: Charles Steger Source: Reuters India

  3. "He wanted to go to a contender and we sent him there," Riley, the Heat's coach, told the Boston Globe. "We sent him to Utopia and we're left here with the carnage and I don't know why he's not happy."
    on Mar 27, 2008 By: Pat Riley Source: Los Angeles Times

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