What does murderer mean?

Definitions for murderer
ˈmɜr dər ərmur·der·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. murderer, liquidator, manslayer(noun)

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

Wiktionary

  1. murderer(Noun)

    A person who commits murder.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Murderer(noun)

    one guilty of murder; a person who, in possession of his reason, unlawfully kills a human being with premeditated malice

  2. Murderer(noun)

    a small cannon, formerly used for clearing a ship's decks of boarders; -- called also murdering piece

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. murderer

    1. A savior of society. Synonyms: Soldier, hangman, doctor. 2. A man born ahead of or after his time.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. murderer

    The name formerly used for large blunderbusses, as well as for those small pieces of ordnance which were loaded by shifting metal chambers placed in the breech.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. murderer

    A great piece of artillery. Among the ordnance given up to Monk with Edinburgh Castle in 1650 is mentioned “The great iron murderer, Muckle Meg.”

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'murderer' in Nouns Frequency: #2779

How to pronounce murderer?

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How to say murderer in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of murderer in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of murderer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of murderer in a Sentence

  1. Christopher Speer:

    My husband was a good man, you will forever be a murderer in my eyes.

  2. California Attorney General Kamala Harris:

    A young, innocent woman, Kathryn Steinle, has been killed, and her murderer must be brought to justice. My office stands ready to support the prosecution to ensure he faces swift accountability and consequences, on the issue of immigration, our policy should not be informed by our collective outrage about one man's conduct.

  3. Jens Falkenberg:

    To me, Peter is not a murderer.

  4. Bonnie Kate Pourciau:

    When justice isn't served, there's a brutal message delivered to the victims, when the punishment doesn't fit the crime, the message to the victims is that your loss, your pain isn't important. The message was that the state of Colorado values the life of a mass murderer more than the people he murdered.

  5. Manuel Oliver:

    What the hell does it matter how I feel? This isn't about me, this is about my kid, joaquin's picture is a protest. Joaquin is a martyr, killed by a murderer who was endorsed by system that allows these things to happen.

Images & Illustrations of murderer

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