Definition of Murderer

1. Noun. A criminal who commits homicide (who performs the unlawful premeditated killing of another human being).




Definition of Murderer

1. n. One guilty of murder; a person who, in possession of his reason, unlawfully kills a human being with premeditated malice.

Definition of Murderer

1. Noun. A person who commits murder. ¹

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Definition of Murderer

1. one that murders [n -S] - See also: murders

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Murderer

murder in the first degree
murder in the second degree
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murderer (current term)
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Literary usage of Murderer

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1. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne (1913)
"Unlike other instances of damage wrought, the murderer cannot offer an ... Should the murderer die before being able to satisfy these claims they pass as a ..."

2. The Edinburgh Review by Sydney Smith (1869)
"At length the murderer of Mr. Hall was brought to justice, ... 'After the witness had detailed how be had himself undertaken to be the murderer, ..."

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