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Negative ConnotationPlay
Homicidal implies a severe negative judgment and is associated with danger. SlideThe novel's character was imprisonable due to his homicidal behavior.
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Intensity of EmotionPlay
Homicidal can describe extreme anger or hate, suggesting potential violence. SlideOvercome by jealousy, he felt a sudden homicidal fury.
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Homicidal often appears in legal discussions around criminal intent and behavior. SlideThe defendant's homicidal intent was clear from the evidence presented.