Assassin and Gunman


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Assassin noun – A person who kills another person.
Gunman is a synonym for assassin in murderer topic. In some cases you can use "Gunman" instead a noun "Assassin", when it comes to topics like killer. popular alternative
Nearby Words: assassinate, assassination, assassinated
Synonyms for Assassin


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Gunman noun – A person who shoots a gun (as regards their ability).
Assassin is a synonym for gunman in murderer topic. You can use "Assassin" instead a noun "Gunman", if it concerns topics such as killer, sniper, shooter of gun. popular alternative
Synonyms for Gunman

How words are described

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Other adjectives: notorious, real, infamous, mercenary, cold, main, trained, capable, experienced, professional, skilled, former, lone, ruthless, mysterious, legendary, blind, unknown, psychotic, masked, would-be, unnamed, psychopathic.

Both words in one sentence

  • Dodge the Bullet In Black Cat ex-assassin and gunman Train Heartnet blocks bullets with his gun, Hades, made of a special, ultra-strong metal called Orichalcum.
  • In this case the assassin in hauled off, while the gunman is found dead in a car later on.
  • Compensating for Something The war veteran in NIGHT CRUISE appears to be a potential "lone gunman" assassin, brandishing a Desert Eagle and fantasizing about killing a politician.
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