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massacre
used in Lonesome Dove

5 uses
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Definition
the savage and excessive killing of many people

or:

to defeat an opponent by a wide margin
  • Of course he would be the first one massacred if there was any smart Indians left.
    Chapters 44-45 (4% in)
  • It was a vivid enough reminder of the power of the Comanches—their massacres caused plenty of settlers to retreat while they still had legs to retreat on.
    Chapters 54-55 (11% in)
  • If you was to find Indians you'd be the one's massacred, most likely.
    Chapters 83-84 (52% in)
  • We'll just ride in and massacre them.
    Chapters 89-90 (60% in)
  • I'll be surprised if we don't get massacred.
    Chapters 93-94 (**% in)

There are no more uses of "massacre" in Lonesome Dove.

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