Definitions For Butcher


  • Someone who makes mistakes because of incompetence
  • A person who slaughters or dresses meat for market
  • A brutal indiscriminate murderer
  • A retailer of meat
  • Someone who cuts and sells meat in a shop
  • Someone who kills animals and prepares their meat to be eaten
  • A shop that sells meat


  • Kill (animals) usually for food consumption
  • To kill (an animal) and prepare its meat for sale
  • To kill (people or animals) in a brutal and cruel way
  • To do (something) very badly : to make a mess of (something)

Is Butcher a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Butcher is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Butcher in a Sentence

  • The newest intern on the campaign is a butcher when it comes to writing press releases
  • They've hired someone to butcher the hogs.
  • Many innocent people were butchered under his regime.
  • The band has butchered my favorite song.

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