Learn how to say Matricide correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.
Oxford dictionary definition of the word matricide:
the act of killing one’s own mother
a person who kills his mother
C16: from Latin mātrīcīdium (the act), mātrīcīda (the agent). See matri-, -cide
Example Sentences Including ‘matricide’
Above all, were the regicide, matricide and fratricide premeditated?
INDIA TODAY (2002)
He simply fell to his knees beside Maeve, his rod raised to finish his matricide.
Clive Barker EVERVILLE (2001)
The Shakespearean orgy of regicide, patricide, matricide , fratricide and suicide placed King Birendra’s brother on the throne.
BELFAST TELEGRAPH (2004)
There is no need here to rehearse the steps of the matricide.
Boris Johnson LEND ME YOUR EARS (2003)
This man might be her brother, her twin, but he was guilty of matricide.
Clive Barker THE GREAT AND SECRET SHOW (2001)