murderer

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈmɜːrdərər/US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(mûrdər ər)

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murderer

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a [convicted, serial, mass, multiple, cold-blooded] murderer
  2. a murderer of [children, the young, innocents]
  3. the murderer of an innocent [bystander, child]
  4. [apprehended, caught, trapped, killed] the murderer
  5. a murderer on the loose
  6. laid a [trap, lure] for the murderer
  7. the murderer was sentenced to [life in prison, death, thirty years]
  8. came running [down, out] screaming "murderer!"
  9. the murderer killed [five] [workers, tourists, passengers]
  10. the murderer acted in [broad daylight, cold blood]
  11. got a [glimpse, glance] of the murderer
  12. are [looking, searching, hunting] for the murderer
  13. trying to [locate, trace] the whereabouts of the murderer
  14. tried to identify the murderer (from a lineup)
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