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rubout

See definition of rubout on Dictionary.com
  • as inbump off
  • as inexecution
  • as inhomicide

synonyms for rubout

  • assassination
  • bumping off
  • foul play
  • hit
  • killing
  • murder
  • offing
  • homicide
See also synonyms for: rubouts
  • beheading
  • crucifixion
  • decapitation
  • electrocution
  • gassing
  • hanging
  • hit
  • impalement
  • punishment
  • shooting
  • strangulation
  • capital punishment
  • contract killing
  • lethal injection
  • necktie party
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How to use rubout in a sentence

It looks as though somebody put somebody on the spot for a rubout.
"AND THAT'S HOW IT WAS, OFFICER"RALPH SHOLTO
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO RUBOUT

  • assassination
  • bumping off
  • foul play
  • hit
  • homicide
  • killing
  • murder
  • offing
  • rubout
  • beheading
  • capital punishment
  • contract killing
  • crucifixion
  • decapitation
  • electrocution
  • gassing
  • hanging
  • hit
  • impalement
  • lethal injection
  • necktie party
  • punishment
  • rubout
  • shooting
  • strangulation
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.