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hit man

or hit·man  (hĭt′măn′)
n. Slang
1. A hired murderer, especially one who is in the pay of a crime syndicate.
2. A hatchet man.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hitman - a professional killer who uses a gunhitman - a professional killer who uses a gun
liquidator, manslayer, murderer - a criminal who commits homicide (who performs the unlawful premeditated killing of another human being)
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Translations
Auftragsmörder

hitman

[ˈhɪtmæn] N (hitmen (pl)) [ˈhɪtmen]sicario m, asesino m a sueldo
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

hitman

[ˈhɪtmæn] ntueur m à gageshit or miss = hit and misshit-or-miss [ˌhɪtərˈmɪs] = hit and misshit parade nhit parade mhit single nhit m, tube m
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