murder murder  /ˈmɜr dər/


  1. (n) unlawful premeditated killing of a human being by a human being
  2. (v) kill intentionally and with premeditation
  3. (v) alter so as to make unrecognizable

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  1. The emotions of two teenage suspects in a gruesome murder are apparently chronicled on their MySpace pages.
  2. There is a new method of murder in a locked room, a bit of dry humor in the plot.
  3. His murder trial, however, captivated the national media for more than 50 days.


  1. Murder suspect violates probation

    A Longview man who is scheduled to be tried on a murder charge later this year has been sentenced to 22 months in state jail for violating the conditions of probation on a 2011 conviction for unauthorized use of a motor vehicle.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Longview News-Journal

  2. Murder Probe Has Not Yet Cleared Patriots Star, Sources Say

    Investigators probing the execution-style murder of a semi-pro football player have not ruled out New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez as a suspect, several law enforcement sources told ABC News.        
    on June 20, 2013     Source: ABC News

  3. Murder suspect who fled custody pleas guilty to escape

    A murder suspect who escaped from custody from Department of Public Safety officers in February plead guilty to charges relating to that escape.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: KITV Honolulu

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  1. "No one is allowed to take the law into his own hands," said Zuma. "It against this background that the murder of Terre'Blanche must be condemned, irrespective of how his killers think they may have been justified. They had no right to take...
    on Apr 3, 2010 By: Jacob Zuma Source: AFP

  2. "Today's indictment, which alleges that a woman from suburban America agreed to carry out murder overseas and to provide material support to terrorists, underscores the evolving nature of the threat we face," said David Kris, assistant attorney...
    on Mar 11, 2010 By: David S. Kris Source: Toronto Star

  3. President Bush said, "In a world where some invoke the name of God to justify acts of terror and murder and hate, we need your message that God is love."
    on Apr 16, 2008 By: President Bush Source: News 10 Now

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