serial killer


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serial killer

n
a person who carries out a series of murders
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.serial killer - someone who murders more than three victims one at a time in a relatively short intervalserial killer - someone who murders more than three victims one at a time in a relatively short interval
liquidator, manslayer, murderer - a criminal who commits homicide (who performs the unlawful premeditated killing of another human being)
spree killer - a serial killer whose murders occur within a brief period of time
Translations
قاتِل مُتَسَلْسِل
masový vrah
seriemorder
sorozatgyilkos
masový vrah
seri cinayetler katili

serial killer

nSerienmörder(in) m(f), → Serienkiller(in) m(f)

serial killer

nserial-killer m/f inv

series

(ˈsiəriːz) plural ˈseries noun
a number of usually similar things done, produced etc one after another. a series of brilliant scientific discoveries; Are you watching the television series on Britain's castles?; a series of school textbooks.
ˈserial (-riəl) adjective
1. of or in a series. serial numbers on banknotes.
2. (of a story etc) published or broadcast in parts.
noun
a serial story, play etc.
ˈserial killer noun
a person who has murdered several people one after another.
ˈserialize, ˈserialise (-riə-) verb
to publish or broadcast as a serial.
ˌserialiˈzation, ˌserialiˈsation noun
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A similar incident also took place in October last and when the police formed a joint investigation team (JIT) and conducted DNA tests, it transpired that the culprit is a serial killer,' the Additional IG told a three-judge SC bench headed by Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar.
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Commenting on his four year murderous spree, Dr David Holmes tells CBS Reality programme Voice of a Serial Killer: "Dennis Nilsen was a serial killer who was a wonderful chameleon.
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The FBI is trying to figure-out what makes serial killers tick in Netflix's upcoming drama, Mindhunter.
The FBI definition of a serial killer is a murderer who experiences an emotional 'cooling off' period between crimes, which can last between days and years.
A serial killer was believed to be responsible for at least six murders in Germany, which started in 1993.
I don't know what the editor of that particular paper jump to a hasty conclusion na serial killer ang Presidente (that the President is a serial killer).
A typed letter from serial killer Dennis Nielsen sells for PS91, while a handwritten note from Ian Brady is PS82.
But comedians Kiri Pritchard-McLean and Rachel Fairburn have eschewed the conventional for their favourite subject - serial killers.
Dennehy, 31, is the first of seven serial killers the Birmingham City University criminologist will examine during a weekly series called Killer Psychopaths, which will be aired on Channel 5 on February 10.