slay

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slay /ˈsleɪ/ verb
slays; slew /ˈsluː/ also slayed; slain /ˈsleɪn/ ; slaying
slay
/ˈsleɪ/
verb
slays; slew /ˈsluː/ also slayed; slain /ˈsleɪn/ ; slaying
Learner's definition of SLAY
[+ object]
literary : to kill (someone or something) especially in a battle or war
US : to kill (someone) used especially in newspaper stories and headlines usually used as (be) slain
chiefly US, informal + old-fashioned : to delight or amuse (someone) very much

— slayer

noun, plural slayers [count]

— slaying

noun, plural slayings chiefly US [count]
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