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massacre
used in Gone with the Wind

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Definition
the savage and excessive killing of many people

or:

to defeat an opponent by a wide margin
  • When I was about your age I was in the Creek uprising, right after the Fort Mims massacre—yes," she said in a far-away voice, "just about your age for that was fifty-odd years ago.
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