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hit man

noun

Simple Definition of hit man

  • : a person who is paid to kill someone

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of hit man

  1. 1 :  a professional assassin who works for a crime syndicate

  2. 2 :  hatchet man

Examples of hit man in a sentence

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



1963

First Known Use of hit man

1963


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