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. Kahlil Gibran:

    Where is the justice of political power if it executes the murderer and jails the plunderer, and then itself marches upon neighboring lands, killing thousands and pillaging the very hills

  2. Ray Wantorcik:

    My brother was left to rot, mutilated, decomposing, while the murderer was enjoying life with his disemboweled body in the next room. I cannot shut that memory off.

  3. Graham Greene:

    A murderer is regarded by the conventional world as something almost monstrous, but a murderer to himself is only an ordinary man. It is only if the murderer is a good man that he can be regarded as monstrous.

  4. John Walsh:

    This is a coward, a child molester, and a brutal murderer of a woman who loved him so much, he's cunning, he's smart, a former cop, and lucky. And someday his luck's gon na run out.

  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.

Images & Illustrations of murderer

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