Definition of carnage noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    carnage

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈkɑrnɪdʒ//
     
    [uncountable]
     
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  1. 1the violent killing of a large number of people synonym slaughter
  2. 2 a scene of carnage the carnage of World War I How can we reduce the carnage on our roads?
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