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Synonyms for murderer
ˈmɜr dər ərmur·der·er

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Princeton's WordNet3.0 / 1 vote

  1. murderer, liquidator, manslayernoun

    a criminal who commits homicide (who performs the unlawful premeditated killing of another human being)

    Synonyms:
    receiver, liquidator, manslayer

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  1. murderernoun

    Synonyms:
    slaughterer, assassin, slayer, killer, butcher, cut-throat

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words4.0 / 1 vote

  1. murderernoun

    Synonyms:
    homicide

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How to use murderer in a sentence?

  1. Maya Angelou:

    I believe we are still so innocent. The species are still so innocent that a person who is apt to be murdered believes that the murderer, just before he puts the final wrench on his throat, will have enough compassion to give him one sweet cup of water.

  2. Tony Montalto:

    Quite frankly, for me personally, it put me right back to the beginning, to see the justice system fail, then our hope for justice through our legal system failed. It failed to punish a cold, cruel, heinous and atrocious murderer to the fullest extent of the law.

  3. Michael Eisner:

    Those earrings were bought with blood money and given to her by a murderer, she has no business wearing them.

  4. John Milton:

    ... If weakness may excuse, What Murderer, what Traitor, Parricide, Incestuous, sacrilegious, but may plead it All Wickedness is Weakness That plea therefore With God or Man will gain thee no Remission.

  5. Dick Tuck:

    I never tried to be malicious, it's the difference between altering fortune cookies to make a candidate look funny and altering State Department cables to make it look as if a former president were a murderer.


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