6 Letters
4 Consonants
2 Vowels
2 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use murder as a noun or as a verb in a sentence.
About Murder
A 2 syllables noun and 6 letters with the letters d, e, m, r, and u, 4 consonants, 2 vowels and 2 syllables with the middle letters rd. Murder starts with and ends in a consonant with the starting letters m, mu, mur, murd, murde, and the ending characters are r, er, der, rder, urder, ..
Unlawful premeditated killing of a human being by a human being
Middle English
Is murder a scrabble word? A 9 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Murder in Pig Latin is said as "urdermay or urdermway".
m | u | r | d | e | r
mu | ur | rd | de | er
mur | urd | rde | der
murd | urde | rder
Word Gram
Noun Examples
unlawful premeditated killing of a human being by a human being
Verb Examples
alter so as to make unrecognizable;
"The tourists murdered the French language"
kill intentionally and with premeditation;
"The mafia boss ordered his enemies murdered"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Murder"

There are 246 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to murder.

Abatebecome less in amount or intensity
"The storm abated"
"The rain let up after a few hours"
Abolishdo away with
"Slavery was abolished in the mid-19th century in America and in Russia"
Annihilatekill in large numbers
"the plague wiped out an entire population"
Aplombgreat coolness and composure under strain
"keep your cool"
Asphyxiatebe asphyxiated
die from lack of oxygen
"The child suffocated under the pillow"
Assassinatedestroy or damage seriously, as of someone''s reputation
"He assassinated his enemy''s character"
Assassinationmurder of a public figure by surprise attack
Assurednessgreat coolness and composure under strain
"keep your cool"
Banesomething causes misery or death
"the bane of my life"
Baseball Bat

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There are 1 anagrams from murder.

Anagram Definition
Murderunlawful premeditated killing of a human being by a human being

View English words with the unique letters used in murder. Words With The Letters Demru


Murder derives from 8 words.

Word Definition
Bump Off
Dispatchthe act of sending off something
Executesign in the presence of witnesses
"The President executed the treaty"
Hit(baseball) a successful stroke in an athletic contest (especially in baseball)
"he came all the way around on Williams'' hit"
Murderunlawful premeditated killing of a human being by a human being
Polish Off
Removedegree of figurative distance or separation
"just one remove from madness" or "it imitates at many removes a Shakespearean tragedy"
Slaykill intentionally and with premeditation
"The mafia boss ordered his enemies murdered"


Murder has 1 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Homicidethe killing of a human being by another human being


There are 19 hyponyms for murder

Word Definition
Assassinationmurder of a public figure by surprise attack
Bloodthe shedding of blood resulting in murder;
"he avenged the blood of his kinsmen"
Bloodshedthe shedding of blood resulting in murder;
"he avenged the blood of his kinsmen"
Butcherythe savage and excessive killing of many people
Carnagethe savage and excessive killing of many people
Contract Killing
Dry Gulching
Eliminationthe murder of a competitor
Fratricidefire that injures or kills an ally
Gorethe shedding of blood resulting in murder;
"he avenged the blood of his kinsmen"

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The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word murder.

Is murder a scrabble word or can you use murder in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 206954 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 194536 games. This 6 letter 9 point scrabble word can be rearranged 360 ways. What other words can be made with the letters d, e, m, r, and u? There's 17 with 8 letters or less with the letters d, e, m, r, and u. Here is a list of 17 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Murder (6 letters) 9 11 murder
Demurrer (8 letters) 11 +2 13 +2 murderer
Euderma (7 letters) 10 +1 12 +1 euderma
Mudder (6 letters) 10 +1 12 +1 ddemru
Red Drum (8 letters)
Eardrum (7 letters) 10 +1 12 +1 eardrum
Demur (5 letters) 8 10 demur
Remuda (6 letters) 9 11 ademru
Bermuda (7 letters) 12 +3 15 +4 bermuda
Drummer (7 letters) 12 +3 15 +4 drummer
Marauder (8 letters) 11 +2 13 +2 aademrru
Murderee (8 letters) 11 +2 13 +2 murderee
Murderer (8 letters) 11 +2 13 +2 murderer
Murdered (8 letters) 12 +3 14 +3 murdered
Demure (6 letters) 9 11 deemru
Emeraude (8 letters) 11 +2 13 +2 emeraude
Murmured (8 letters) 13 +4 17 +6 demmrruu


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