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Meaning of BUTCHERING

Pronunciation:  b'├╗churing

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the business of a butcher
 

BUTCHERING is a 10 letter word that starts with B.

 

 Synonyms: butchery
 
 See Also: business, business enterprise, commercial enterprise, slaughter

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Butch"er*ing\, n.
1. The business of a butcher.

2. The act of slaughtering; the act of killing cruelly and
   needlessly.

         That dreadful butchering of one another. --Addison.

 

 

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