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verb [transitive] murder pronunciation in British English /ˈmɜː(r)də(r)/
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present tense
I/you/we/theymurder
he/she/itmurders
present participlemurdering
past tensemurdered
past participlemurdered
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  1. 1
    to commit the crime of killing someone deliberately

    She was murdered on her own doorstep.

  2. 2
    informal to do something so badly that you spoil it completely
  3. 4
    spoken used for saying that someone will be extremely angry

    Mum’s going to murder me for getting home so late.

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