Synonyms for Slain:


fallen (adjective)
slain (adjective)
murdered, Killed, dead, assassinated.


destroyed. slain (noun)


killed (verb)
murdered, smothered, Eliminated, Sacrificed, Butchered, smitten, done away with, did in, Smote, did away with, removed, dispatched, slew, asphyxiated, exterminated, Slaughtered, Hanged, assassinated, executed, Massacred, iced, Killed, drowned, chilled, Purged, done in, strangled, Liquidated, put to sleep, Suffocated, Snuffed.

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Usage examples for slain

  1. He could be slain by anyone at will. – Our Legal Heritage, 4th Ed. by S. A. Reilly
  2. And the women answered one another as they played, and said, " Saul hath slain his thousands, and David his ten thousands." – Journeys Through Bookland Volume Four by Charles H. Sylvester
  3. He does; he never strikes but when the Great Spirit tells him to do so; if he was the Wolf and the Wolf was Deerfoot, he would have slain the Shawanoe long ago. – The Hunters of the Ozark by Edward S. Ellis