contract killing

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Noun1.contract killing - a murder carried out on agreement with a hired killer
murder, slaying, execution - unlawful premeditated killing of a human being by a human being
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The Bay of Plenty Times newspaper reported that the Australian-born Rudd was accused of trying to hire a hit-man to carry out the two killings.
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A former British diplomat, whose only remaining relative lives near Solihull, hired a hit-man to kill Arab rebels and organised the burglaries of their homes in a James Bond-style espionage campaign in Syria during the late 1930s.
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Tigers boss Brown is lining up a pounds 4million swoop for the Leicester hit-man, who bagged 32 goals as the Foxes powered their way to instant promotion back to the Championship last season as League One champions.
Ruthless hit-man Henry Fonda is hired to kill a man and his family, before turning his attentions to lonely widow Claudia Cardinale, whose ranch stands in the way of a railway company's plans.
gt;In a nutshell: Not exactly the shot in the arm (or head) the hit-man genre needed.
The plot focuses on a jaded, middle-aged hit-man (Brosnan, right with Greg Kinnear), who strikes up an unlikely friendship with a travelling salesman he meets in a Mexican bar.
MANCHESTER UNITED are stepping up their interest in pounds 15million Dutch hit-man Jan Huntelaar - one of TWO strikers Sir Alex Ferguson is hoping to sign this summer.
HIT-MAN Julian Noble (Brosnan) is socially awkward, foul-mouthed, sartorially unrefined and ravaged by countless neuroses.
Djelloul Marbrook quasi-autobiographical novel Saraceno is the story of Billy Salviati, a young and attractive hit-man for the mob and possesses a notable gift for friendship.