Synonyms of butchery in English:

butchery


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noun

1‘the butchery trade’

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meat selling, meat retailing

2‘the cattle were taken to the butchery’

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abattoir, slaughterhouse
British knacker's yard
archaic shambles, butcher-row

3‘the truck crashed into a butchery and a florist's’

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butcher's, butcher's shop, meat market, meat counter

4‘the butchery in the trenches during the First World War’

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slaughter, massacre, slaying, murdering, murder, mass murdering, homicide, blood shedding