Gunman and Murderer


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Gunman noun – A professional killer who uses a gun.
Murderer is a synonym for gunman in killer topic. In some cases you can use "Murderer" instead a noun "Gunman", when it comes to topics like sniper. popular alternative
Synonyms for Gunman


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Murderer noun – A person who kills another person.
Gunman is a synonym for murderer in killer topic. You can use "Gunman" instead a noun "Murderer". popular alternative
Nearby Words: murder, murderous, murdered, murdering, murderess
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Other adjectives: notorious, actual, real, vicious, infamous, cold, potential, main, professional, deranged, former, fugitive, ruthless, mysterious, unknown, lunatic, insane, psychotic, crazed, armed, psychopathic.

Both words in one sentence

  • Video Game / Murder! Combat Pragmatist: The murderer can choose to be this, by picking off bystanders one by one and waiting for a trigger-happy gunman to commit friendly fire before going in for the kill.
  • Lets Play / In The Little Wood The former is for when he sacrifices himself so that the gunman has an idea as to where the murderer's coming from, the latter is for when he gets attacked and shouts out incredibly loudly, almost sounding pained.
  • Film / North by Northwest Chekhov's Gunman: In the scene in the CIA after the scene in the United Nations where Thornhill is framed as the murderer of the real Lester Townsend, the Professor mention "their own agent" who later turns out to be Eve.
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