Examples of hit man in a Sentence
She hired a hit man to kill her ex-husband.
Recent Examples of hit man from the Web
Colombian police have re-arrested a former hit man for the late drug lord Pablo Escobar as part of an investigation into extortion.
An Irish hit man and his protégé (Brendan Gleeson and Colin Farrell) cool their heels in Belgium after a killing goes slightly awry, although trouble soon finds them, along with a body count of Shakespearean proportions.
Avila, a drama which tells the tale of a hit man who struggles with personal demons.
The man tried to first hire a hit man in October while in jail, according to court documents, and then made a second attempt in December.
Two undercover detectives posing as hit men met with Taylor in the parking lot at the Westminster Mall.
While behind bars, the inmate attempted to hire a hit man to kill his young victim, according to court documents obtained by WTKR.
Peterson was sentenced to 38 years in prison for Savio’s killing and received additional time for trying to hire a hit man to kill the prosecutor who put him behind bars.
Jacob was specifically convicted of solicitation of capital murder for paying an undercover Houston police officer posing as a hit man in March 2017.
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Definition of hit man for English Language Learners
: a person who is paid to kill someone
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