slasher


slash·er

noun, often attributive \ˈsla-shər\

: someone who kills people with a knife or other sharp weapon

Full Definition of SLASHER

:  one that slashes; especially :  a person who mutilates or kills with an edged blade <a slasher film>

First Known Use of SLASHER

1559

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: slash grain
Previous Word in the Dictionary: slash–and–burn
All Words Near: slasher

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up slasher? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).