Definition of homicidal:
maniacal, murdering, barbarous, bloodthirsty, vicious, thuggish, cutthroat, riotous, bloody-minded, bloody, sanguine, violent, sanguinary, lethal, sanguineous, disorderly, help, slaughterous, murderous, destructive, brutal, ferocious.
The question, then, whether the anti- homicidal feeling is at all dependent upon religion is answered in the negative by the fact that it ante- dates what we may term the era of conscious social organization.- "A Grammar of Freethought", Chapman Cohen.
The firing from the windows could not stop them; they rushed in pale, with discoloured lips and eyes brilliant with homicidal mania, the danger overcome, and the knowledge that they were at length masters of the place drove them mad; the doors of the houses fell under their blows, terrified men rushed out to be pierced with bayonets in the streets, and in the houses you could see women struggling in the arms of the assailants, striking them in the face with one hand, while with the other they struggled to retain their clothes.- "The Shadow of the Cathedral", Vicente Blasco Ibaņez.
- "This World Must Die!", Horace Brown Fyfe.