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slay

slang To succeed at something in a particularly impressive or dominant way. She's definitely getting the promotion after she slayed that presentation for the CEO. Did you see that band's halftime performance? They slayed it!

slay

tv. to overwhelm someone with one’s performance or other excellence. These jokes always slay the audience.
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MPA Mohammad Asif Bajwa said the Punjab government would soon provide a government job to the widow of slain lawyer Rana Khalid Abbas and younger brother of slain lawyer Mohammad Irfan Chohan.
In the meantime, followers of Jesus Christ, the slain Lamb, insists John (2:1-3:22), must remain faithfully committed to God and Christ alone.
Of these 60 officers, 45 were slain with handguns, 11 with rifles, and 4 with shotguns.
In addition to those killed by firearms, 3 officers were intentionally struck by vehicles, and 1 was slain with a knife.
2) Theresa March, right, wife of slain Los Angeles County sheriff's Deputy David W.
Aguirre was slain May 5, 2000, in front of hundreds of Hoover High students when he came to the aid of a classmate who got into a fight with the defendants, who were members of a rival gang.
to honor slain Deputy Stephen Sorensen and help raise money for Sorensen's family.
VALENCIA - Thousands of gleaming motorcycles filled the rolling roads around Santa Clarita on Sunday in a tribute to peace officers slain in the line of duty.
The mother of a man allegedly slain by suspected gang members in Canyon Country 18 months ago testified Wednesday about the friendship between her son and the man prosecutors say lured him to his death.
The owner of the store, Victoria Gnerlich, was found slain in the store Sunday afternoon.
Maritza Rauda of Compton holds a photo of her slain sister, Martha Puebla, at right in photo.
2 -- 3 -- colorj) Mourners hug each other, right, during a memorial service for Harry Howard, seen above in a slide show, who was slain in his Lebec home in February.
SYLMAR - Los Angeles Mission College has established a fund in memory of one of its students, Jesse Aguilar, who was slain Jan.
It is named after a 9-year-old Arlington, Texas, girl who was abducted from her home and slain.
SAUGUS - Thousands of family members, friends and fellow law enforcement officers said a final farewell on Saturday to slain Los Angeles sheriff's Deputy David March, who was gunned down earlier in the week during a routine traffic stop.