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
In 1992 Wilson was convicted of attempting to hire a hit man to kill two Rock Hill Police Department officers.
Prosecutors cut a lenient deal with reputed hit man Ricky Kelly last month despite winning a favorable ruling that would have allowed them to introduce damning evidence against him.
The extrajudicial killings spread beyond suspected Communists to target ethnic Chinese, students, union members and anyone who might have personal feuds with the hit men.
Rutledge also unsuccessfully tried to secure an alibi for the burglary and hire a hit man to kill Mannarino, Walters told the jury.
Also making a house debut was the Ukrainian bass Alexander Tsymbalyuk as the hit man Sparafucile
Think murder, hit men, and Oscar Isaac as an over-the-top insurance investigator.
Dennis Wise, an alleged Baltimore hit man, was released from prison this summer under the Unger ruling.
Luongo was found guilty in April of murdering her roommate, Patricia Viveiros, and hiring a hit man to kill a potential witness in the resulting case.
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HIT MAN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of hit man for English Language Learners
: a person who is paid to kill someone
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