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People who kill - synonyms or related words

killer

noun

someone who kills another person

murderer

noun

someone who commits murder

assassin

noun

someone who kills a famous or important person, especially for political reasons, or someone who is paid to kill a particular person

death squad

noun

a group of people who illegally kill other people, especially their political opponents

lynch mob

noun

a group of people who lynch someone who has not been proved guilty of any crime

hit squad

noun

a group of trained people who are sent to kill someone

butcher

noun

someone who has killed someone, often a lot of people, in a cruel and violent way

serial killer

noun

someone who kills several people one after the other, often in the same way

hit man

noun

someone who is paid to kill people

hired gun

noun

someone who is paid to kill someone

nanodegree

a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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a stupid person

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hypocaust

an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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