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One entry found for assassinate.
Main Entry: as新as新i搖ate
Pronunciation: &-'sa-s&-"nAt
Function: transitive verb
Inflected Form(s): -nat搪d; -nat搏ng
Date: 1607
1 : to injure or destroy unexpectedly and treacherously
2 : to murder (a usually prominent person) by sudden or secret attack often for political reasons
synonym see KILL
- as新as新i搖a暗ion /-"sa-s&-'nA-sh&n/ noun
- as新as新i搖a暗or /-'sa-s&-"nA-t&r/ noun