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verb [transitive] butcher pronunciation in British English /ˈbʊtʃə(r)/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theybutcher
he/she/itbutchers
present participlebutchering
past tensebutchered
past participlebutchered

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    to kill someone, often a lot of people, in a cruel and violent way

    They saw their parents, brothers, and sisters butchered.

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