mow down

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Synonyms for mow down

kill a large number of people indiscriminately

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Carr said: "Let's call a spade a spade - Dublin are going to absolutely mow down anything in Leinster.
In a chilling call to arms, Anwar al-Awlaki ordered terrorists to stockpile weapons, then jump in trucks and mow down crowds in busy city centres.
A FARMER cleared of allegations he tried to mow down police officers with a tractor intends to take legal action against the police following not guilty verdicts.
Why do we never get to mow down the enemies of freedom?
*** MOW down and kill innocent men, women and children in a car while having no licence, insurance and probably drunk or drugged and youget a slap on the wrist and a paltry fine Fail to pay a completely unfair council tax or TV licence (we should have a choice not to watch BBC) and you're talking jail and pounds 1000 fine.