Definition of Parricidal

1. a. Of or pertaining to parricide; guilty of parricide.



Definition of Parricidal

1. Adjective. Related to, inclined to, or guilty of, the murder of one's immediate family. ¹

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Definition of Parricidal

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Parricidal

parquets
parquette
parquettes
parr
parrakeet
parrakeets
parral
parrals
parranda
parraqua
parraquas
parred
parrel
parrels
parrhesia
parricidal (current term)
parricide
parricides
parricidious
parridge
parridges
parried
parrier
parriers
parries
parrilla
parrillas
parring
parritch
parritches

Literary usage of Parricidal

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1. Pilgrimage in Europe and America, Leading to the Discovery of the Sources of by Giacomo Costantino Beltrami (1828)
"... with a parricidal hand! Travelling for discovery and research is now the fashion of the day, and everything is planned and prepared conformably. ..."

2. A History of the Late Province of Lower Canada: Parliamentary and Political by Robert Christie (1866)
"... allow yourselves to be longer deceived, as well as of the punishment that may fall upon you if you continue a contest as parricidal as it is unlawful. ..."

3. Abraham Lincoln's Pen and Voice: Being a Complete Compilation of His Letters by Abraham Lincoln (1890)
"... ever be gratefully distinguished his faithful devotion to the Constitution, the Union, and the flag, when assailed by parricidal rebellion. A. LINCOLN. ..."

4. A Pilgrimage in Europe and America: With a Description of the Whole Course by Giacomo Costantino Beltrami (1828)
"... with a parricidal hand! Travelling for discovery and research is now the fashion of the day, and everything is planned and prepared conformably. ..."

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