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massacre

1. noun mass killing2. noun heavy defeat3. verb to kill many people4. verb to defeat heavily5. verb perform sth really poorly6. verb to damage sth badly 1 noun mass killingsléacht masc3ár masc1  c m ueirleach masc1nobody escaped the massacre níor éalaigh aon duine ón sléacht, níor tháinig duine ar bith slán ón ár 2 noun informal heavy defeatgreadadh masc  c m ustánáil femgreasáil femI think they're in for another massacre sílim go bhfuil greadadh eile i ndán dóibhthey suffered a massacre at the hands of Antrim thug Aontroim stánáil dóibh
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3 verb to kill many people TRANSITIVEsléacht a dhéanamh arár a dhéanamh areirleach a dhéanamh arthey were massacred rinneadh sléacht orthu, rinneadh eirleach orthu 4 verb informal to defeat heavily TRANSITIVEgreadadh a thabhairt dostánáil a thabhairt dogreasáil a thabhairt do 5 verb informal perform sth really poorly TRANSITIVEscrios verb  c m umill verbloit verb  c m uthey massacred that great song scrios siad an t-amhrán iontach sin, rinne siad cocstí den amhrán breá sinhe massacred the French language during his speech rinne sé éigean ar an bhFraincis le linn dó bheith ag caint, droch-Fhraincis amach is amach a labhair sé le linn a óráide 6 verb informal to damage sth badly TRANSITIVEscrios verb  c m umill verbloit verb  c m upraiseach a dhéanamh dethe dog massacred the rug scrios an madra an ruga, rinne an madra praiseach den ruga, d'fhág an madra an ruga ina ribíní