As a proper noun slaughter
As a verb killed is
As an adjective killed is
(metallurgy|of steel) deoxidized.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
* (l) (obsolete)
(uncountable) The killing of animals, generally for food; ritual slaughter (kosher and halal).
A massacre; the killing of a large number of people.
A rout or decisive defeat.
- on war and mutual slaughter bent
* kosher slaughter
* lamb to the slaughter/like a lamb to the slaughter/come like a lamb to the slaughter
* ritual slaughter
To butcher animals, generally for food
To massacre people in large numbers
To kill in a particularly brutal manner
* must have killed a Chinaman
(metallurgy, of steel) deoxidized