slay

Listen:
 /sleɪ/


For the verb: "to slay"

Simple Past: slew
Past Participle: slain
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slay [sb],
slay [sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(kill)matar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda").
  matar a vtr + prep
slay [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." informal (delight or amuse) (figurado)matar a vtr + prep
  (figurado)matar de risa a loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo").
 "You slay me, Laura!" Tom said, laughing.
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Collocations: slay [a dragon, the enemy, the beast], his [jokes, wit, sense of humor] slew them, slain [by a gun, by the enemy, in a shootout, in his bed], more...

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