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noun as in murderer

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The speakers included a man who had been struck by a hit-and-run driver who had then been chased down by Chubby.

Her mother has mental-health problems, and physical-health problems, which deteriorated after a hit-and-run accident.

Thomas Daniels was convicted of DUI and arrested a year later on hit-and-run charges.

In August 2007 she was charged with a misdemeanor hit-and-run and driving without a license after crashing into a parked car.

Another case, this one a hit-and-run charge, was dismissed in 2008.

A detective brings you a minute sample of paint taken from the clothing of a hit-and-run victim.

A detective brings you a minute 43 sample of paint taken from the clothing of a hit-and-run victim.

He wanted to know what fouls were, and how to steal bases, and he was nonplussed by such terms as “hit-and-run.”

He was struck by a hit-and-run car as he walked from his office to the railroad station.

Pete got the signal for a hit-and-run play and swung at the third ball.


On this page you'll find 139 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to hit-and-run, such as: assassin, butcher, cut-throat, enforcer, executioner, and killer.

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