murrain murrain

Definition(s):

  • (n) any disease of domestic animals that resembles a plague

Usage(s):

  • Once again last week, as it had every year since 1911, Sweden's Taxeringskalender was proving a boon to the boastful, a murrain to the miserly and a surefire smash in the .

News

  1. Violent street gang tied to cop shooting case

    The convicted felon shot dead in a gunfight with Boston police Saturday afternoon and the pal charged with trying to help him get away both allegedly ran with a violent Mattapan street gang known as the Favre Street Associates, according to law enforcement officials. Boston police have been alerted the suspects, later identified as Darryl Dookhran and Christopher Murrain, were suspected members ...
    on December 10, 2013     Source: Boston Herald

  2. $15K Bail For Man Charged In Connection With Boston Police-Involved Shooting

    Christopher Murrain, who was with Dookhran, was rraigned Monday on a charge of assaulting a police officer.
    on December 10, 2013     Source: CBS Boston

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