What is kill?

  • (verb): Overwhelm with hilarity, pleasure, or admiration.
    Example: "The comedian was so funny, he was killing me!"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on kill:

Dave Grossman (author) - Work
... Grossman's first book, On Killing The Psychological Cost of Learning to Kill in War and Society is an analysis of the physiological processes involved with killing another human being ... response to violence, and that soldiers need to be specifically trained to kill ... and psychological effects of violence for people forced to kill in their line of work (soldiers and police officers) ...
Kill, County Kildare - People
... The disgraced Percy Jocelyn, Bishop of Clogher, was once stationed in Kill and lived in the Glebe House there c ... of John Devoy was captain of Óglaigh na hÉireann in Kill during the War of Independence and Civil War ...
Licence To Kill - Appearances in Other Media
... The Licence to Kill screenplay was written into a novel by the then-novelist of the Bond series John Gardner ... Licence to Kill was also adapted as a forty-four page, colour graphic novel, by writer and artist Mike Grell (also author of original-story Bond comic books), published by Eclipse Comics and ACME Press in ... Domark also published a video game adaptation, 007 Licence to Kill, to various personal computers ...
Farin Urlaub - Discography - Collaborations
... Jan for the soundtrack of "Werner - Beinhart!" "Donna Clara" (1995) - as Kill Kill Gaskrieg (The Bates featuring Bela B ... Kill Kill Gaskrieg) for the album "Pleasure + Pain" "Du bist hübsch, Kati" (1995) - for Heinz Strunk's album "Der Mettwurstpapst" Backing vocals for songs "Monster", "Ohne Traurigkeit" and "Me ...
Rodenticide
... Rodenticides are a category of pest control chemicals intended to kill rodents ... dangerous that the first dose is sufficient to kill ... Rodents are difficult to kill with poisons because their feeding habits reflect their place as scavengers ...

More definitions of "kill":

  • (verb): Deprive of life.
    Example: "AIDS has killed thousands in Africa"
  • (noun): The destruction of an enemy plane or ship or tank or missile.
    Example: "The pilot reported two kills during the mission"
  • (verb): Be fatal.
    Example: "Cigarettes kill"; "drunken driving kills"
  • (verb): Cause to cease operating.
    Example: "Kill the engine"
  • (verb): Destroy a vitally essential quality of or in.
    Example: "Eating artichokes kills the taste of all other foods"
  • (verb): End or extinguish by forceful means.
    Synonyms: stamp out
  • (verb): Be the source of great pain for.
    Example: "These new shoes are killing me!"
  • (verb): Hit with great force.
    Example: "He killed the ball"
  • (verb): Cause to die; put to death, usually intentionally or knowingly.
    Example: "This man killed several people when he tried to rob a bank"; "The farmer killed a pig for the holidays"
  • (verb): Cause the death of, without intention.
    Example: "She was killed in the collision of three cars"
  • (verb): Mark for deletion, rub off, or erase.
    Example: "Kill these lines in the President's speech"
    Synonyms: obliterate, wipe out
  • (verb): Hit with so much force as to make a return impossible, in racket games.
    Example: "She killed the ball"
  • (verb): Tire out completely.
    Example: "The daily stress of her work is killing her"

Famous quotes containing the word kill:

    General scepticism is the live mental attitude of refusing to conclude. It is a permanent torpor of the will, renewing itself in detail towards each successive thesis that offers, and you can no more kill it off by logic than you can kill off obstinacy or practical joking.
    William James (1842–1910)

    Look, Tiger, if I was to be buried in potter’s field, it’d just about kill me!
    Samuel Fuller (b. 1911)

    I’m Sorry, now, I Wrote it,
    But I can Tell you Anyhow,
    I’ll Kill you if you Quote it.
    Gelett Burgess (1866–1951)