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noun as in murderer

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A policewoman was shot dead this morning while law enforcement searched for the Charlie Lebdo killers.

"You're a bunch of killers," a passerby told cops standing sentry there, according to one police source.

The killers went from classroom to classroom mowing down teachers and students alike.

There are still some killers, but as they have grown, many of the old rules about honor and respect have gone away.

But the killers clearly failed to anticipate the uproar that would follow.

No word was spoken until the last of the four killers had filed away to secure their horses and be gone.

Killers had come out of the sky, and they were burning—burning—All living things were fleeing before them.

"Professional killers, to dispose of you," Rockford finished.

In spite of its rounded head and mild doggy face, the fisher belongs to those killers, the weasels.

Children were turned into like-faced killers, always on the alert to deal out death.


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On this page you'll find 11 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to killers, such as: executioner, hunter, butcher, slayer, assassin, and exterminator.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.