hit man


hit man

noun

: a person who is paid to kill someone

Full Definition of HIT MAN

1
:  a professional assassin who works for a crime syndicate

Examples of HIT MAN

  1. She hired a hit man to kill her ex-husband.

First Known Use of HIT MAN

1963

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