Slaughter Slaugh"ter, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Slaughtered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Slaughtering}.] 1. To visit with great destruction of life; to kill; to slay in battle. [1913 Webster]

Your castle is surprised; your wife and babes Savagely slaughtered. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

2. To butcher; to kill for the market, as beasts. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • slaughtered — mod. drunk. □ Ted and Bill came home slaughtered and caught hell for it. □ Garth went out and got himself slaughtered again last night …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • slaughtered — slaugh|tered [ˈslo:təd US ˈslo:tərd] adj [not before noun] BrE informal very drunk = ↑plastered ▪ We all got completely slaughtered last night …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • slaughtered — adj British extremely drunk. A fashionable item from the adolescent drinkers lexicon of the 1990s. ► They [a convention of nerds ] crammed the hotel to get slaughtered on non alcoholic wines and beers. (Sunday Express, 27 February 1994) …   Contemporary slang

  • Slaughtered — extremely drunk …   Dictionary of Australian slang

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  • slaughtered — adj. butchered; brutally murdered; killed in great numbers; thoroughly defeated (Informal) slaugh·ter || slÉ”tÉ™(r) / slɔː n. killing of an animal; brutal killing of a person; mass killing of animals or humans, carnage, massacre; overwhelming… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • slaughtered — Adj. 1. Very intoxicated by drink or drugs. 2. Exhausted, worn out …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • slaughtered — adj 1. butchered, cut to pieces, hewn, hacked, chopped to pieces, mutilated, torn limb from limb, dismembered, disemboweled; killed, murdered, slain, cut down, done to death, executed, put to death, put to the sword, destroyed, assassinated. 2.… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • slaughtered — UK [ˈslɔːtə(r)d] / US [ˈslɔtərd] adjective British informal extremely drunk …   English dictionary

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