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bounty hunter

noun

Simple Definition of bounty hunter

  • : someone who catches criminals who have not been caught by the police in exchange for a reward

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of bounty hunter

  1. 1 :  one who tracks down and captures outlaws for whom a reward is offered

  2. 2 :  one who hunts predatory animals for the reward offered

1930

First Known Use of bounty hunter

1930


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