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Word: carnage

Definition: destruction of life; slaughter; killing of large numbers of people or animals


Sentences Containing 'carnage'

"Mr. Torgue's Campaign of Carnage" is the second downloadable content pack and was released on November 20, 2012.
After the carnage, a silent Antonio packs up and leaves the town for good.
After the Jupiter circus carnage, when a 14yrs old Dhruva had nowhere to go, Rajangar's SP Rajan Mehra adopted him as his son.
After the war, it was she who encouraged him to start writing, and he became an important part of the resurgent Occitan literary movement associated with Frédéric Mistral. Baroncelli was deeply affected by the carnage of the First World War, and became a fervent anti-militarist, later supporting a local Communist mayor.
All the characters of Jupiter circus are believed to have died in the Jupiter circus carnage though, much later, Jacob was revealed to be the sole survivor when the character returned in "SPCL #100 'Khooni Khandan' (1997)" to help Dhruva find out the truth about his father's past. Villains.
Billy, stretching his legs, stumbles across their camper filled with death, missing the carnage he comes across a frog pendant lying on a shag pile.
By the outset of the nineteenth century and particularly in response to the carnage of the latter years of the French revolution, the term Roman holiday had taken on sinister aspects, implying an event that occasions enjoyment or profit at the expense, or derived from the suffering, of others, as in this passage from "Childe Harold's Pilgrimage" (1812–18) by George Gordon, Lord Byron: There were his young barbarians all at play,There was their Dacian mother—he their sire,Butchered to make a Roman holiday."
Caresse refused to witness the carnage and begged Archibald MacLeish, who was in town from his farm, to take charge.
For much of the year NSU played numerous shows for Sean Carnage Mondays, Don Bolles' Club Ding-a-ling, as well as numerous warehouses, generator shows, and fringe venues.
For numbers and for carnage it was an Austerlitz or Dresden.
Garson and the Choctaw chief, among the few who survived the carnage, were handed over to the Creeks, who shot Garson and scalped the chief.
He has appeared several times for Ring of Honor, where he was a member of The Carnage Crew, and for Xtreme Pro Wrestling, where he feuded with Shane Douglas.
Jack, who looks like the one responsible for the carnage to responding officers, flees with Mallory.
Sheikh Mujib and all but two members of his family (his daughters, who were in West Germany at the time and thus escaped the carnage) were assassinatedin a gun battle between Mujib's thugs and between by a group of army officers on 15 August 1975.
Still is also a working director in the theatre and most recently directed productions of "Other Desert Cities", "God of Carnage", "I Love to Eat", "Doubt", "Mary's Wedding", "Becky's New Car", "Rabbit Hole", "The Immigrant", "Dinner With Friends", and many others at theaters across the country as well as at the Tennessee Williams Festival in New Orleans.
Talking about the album, Greg Kot from "Blender" said, "It may be too late to rehabilitate Metallica's image, but once again, their music is all about bringing the carnage."
The characters and storyline of "Mr. Torgue's Campaign of Carnage" bear a strong resemblance to those found in World Championship Wrestling, and Mr. Torgue in particular has been interpreted as an homage to wrestler "Macho Man" Randy Savage.
The incident resulted in the deaths of 8 Hindus, and has come to symbolize the carnage, security mismanagement, and sloppy investigation during the 1985 Ahmedabad violence.
The second aborted start saw further carnage; this time in the second chicane involving Boesel and Zampedri again, along with Mario Andretti, Hiro Matsushita, and Davy Jones slowed the field.
To Mr. Lorry, the Doctor communicated under an injunction of secrecy on which he had no need to dwell, that the crowd had taken him through a scene of carnage to the prison of La Force.
Various chunks of them have been torn off, and blood and carnage are everywhere.
While containing mostly Satanic or blasphemous lyrical themes, "Lunatic of God's Creation" and "Carnage in the Temple of the Damned" concern Charles Manson and Jim Jones respectively, and "Dead by Dawn" deals with the plot of the 1981 horror film, "The Evil Dead".
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