See under (def 1).
The criminal offense of murder in the first degree: when he did get to trial, and they were going to go for murder one (1971+)
[mur-der-uh s] /ˈmɜr dər əs/ adjective 1. of the nature of or involving : a murderous deed. 2. guilty of, bent on, or capable of . 3. extremely difficult, dangerous, or unpleasant: murderous heat. /ˈmɜːdərəs/ adjective 1. intending, capable of, or guilty of murder 2. (informal) very dangerous, difficult, or unpleasant: a murderous road adj. […]
noun 1. a short story (1841) by Edgar Allan Poe.
noun 1. second-degree murder. See under (def 1). noun second-degree murder; a non-premeditated killing; also, a charge of second-degree murder Examples They booked him on suspicion of murder two.
[mur-dok] /ˈmɜr dɒk/ noun 1. (Dame) (Jean) Iris, 1919–99, British novelist and philosopher, born in Ireland. 2. (Keith) Rupert, born 1931, U.S. publisher and media mogul, born in Australia. 3. a male given name. /ˈmɜːdɒk/ noun 1. Dame (Jean) Iris. 1919–99, British writer. Her books include The Bell (1958), A Severed Head (1961), The Sea, […]