Predicate: butcher

Roleset id: butcher.01 , cut up meat for sale, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

butcher.01: BUTCHER-V NOTES: Created by Claire (from butcher.01-v)


butcher (v.)death


        Arg0-PAG: killer (vnrole: 42.1-agent, 29.8-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: corpse(s) (vnrole: 42.1-patient, 29.8-beneficiary)
        Arg2-MNR: instrument, butcher knife (vnrole: 42.1-instrument)

Example: A-typical butcher

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        Sadam Hussein did not invade Kuwait, endanger Saudi Arabia and butcher his own people because of Israel.

        Arg0: Sadam Hussein
        Argm-neg: not
        Rel: butcher
        Arg1: his own people
        Argm-cau: because of Israel