assassinate

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Synonyms for assassinate

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murder

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destroy or damage seriously, as of someone's reputation

References in classic literature ?
You to suspect me of wishing to assassinate the king
I do not see what any one can do to a legitimate king as ours is, if he does not assassinate him.
Terrorist Group Assassinates Elder of Al-Okaidat Clan, His Son and Driver and Deir Ezzor An armed terrorist group assassinated sheikh Abdelaziz Rashid al-Hafal, one of the elders of al-Okaidat clan in Deir Ezzor, along with his son and his driver.
But according to the newspaper, the Palestinian Authority (PA) has informed the various factions in Gaza that it is 'only a matter of time' before Israel assassinates Hanniyeh.
This is the "logic" of the liberal Establishment in action: A leftwing activist assassinates a maverick non-leftist politician, and this crime is an indictment of the violence of the right; a terrorist attack staged by radical Muslims kills thousands of Americans, and this atrocity illustrates the danger of the "right-wing" menace within our country.