serial murderer


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Noun1.serial murderer - someone who murders more than three victims one at a time in a relatively short intervalserial murderer - 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
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However, Earl conceals a terrible secret: He is the notorious Thumbprint Killer, a serial murderer with a raging bloodlust, and a sardonic alter ego, Marshall (Hurt), who stokes that desire for slaughter.
Serial murderer Bryan, 35, who devoured one of his victim's brains "because KFC was closed at the time", said he wanted to sample "Sutcliffe Souffle" and "Yorkshire Pudding".
A REPORT published today will reveal if serial murderer Harold Shipman killed a further 137 patients while he trained as a hospital doctor more than 30 years ago.
Barker is in pursuit of a serial murderer who is being protected by the FBI.
William Young ( who later claimed he had been targeted himself by serial murderer Stephen Grieveson ( used a baseball bat to club victim Steven Brown at least 10 times in a motiveless attack.
The female serial murderer; a sociological study of homicide and the "gentler sex".
More than a story of a serial murderer in foggy London of the early 20th century, this is also a look at the social and familial mores of the time and of the strange relationship that forms between a mysterious lodger and his landlady.
Serial murderer Dexter had left Trinity Killer alive long enough to bump off his wife Rita.
And the cons listened eagerly as she read extracts from the book, which tells the story of a serial murderer experimenting with different ways of killing.
A report published today was disclosing whether serial murderer Harold Shipman killed a further 137 patients while he trained as a hospital doctor more than 30 years ago.
When another woman is found dead a week later, they realize they have a serial murderer to deal with and must call on all of their resources to solve the cases.
Fact-based drama charting the efforts of the Kansas police to hunt Dennis Rader, a serial murderer known as the BTK killer.