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the crime of murdering someone

to take the life of (a person or persons) unlawfully

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The musician will head to the Kasbah the night after Scream Blue Murder, with K.
She did a professional job in a small field and may prove too strong for a home team in which Navan runner-up Scream Blue Murder is perhaps the most promising.
The monetarists will scream blue murder but there is no logic to their objections.
Refs scream blue murder and complain about being scrutinised but it's their own people who are scrutinising them.
And, for that matter, every other person in Mothercare who heard him scream blue murder because I dared to suggest he opt for a smaller, bluer, cheaper one - as opposed to a whistling pink fairy throne.
In rugby league or union, your team-mate would pick you off the ground and give you a slap across the face for faking - but once referees start getting tough on that sort of thing the Premier League managers will scream blue murder and it will go back to normal pretty quickly.
Publishing is a particularly good one as liberal intellectuals, concerned that not enough people read, scream blue murder in its defense.
JOHN BROWNLIE will scream blue murder at son Paul when he lines up against Rangers because he'll never change a lifetime habit.
Most racists scream blue murder when you confront them.
The way they yell and scream blue murder at each other is enough to make you think they were really married.
As for howling at the mini pugilists, well there's electronic voice amplification using the in-car phone mics and sound system speakers so you can talk softly rather than scream blue murder.