Assassin synonyms

ə-săs'ĭn

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A person who commits murder.
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One who slays; a killer; a murderer; a destroyer of life.
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The definition of a butcher is someone who kills animals or cuts up the bodies of dead animals to be sold as meat.
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One who sheds blood; a murderer.
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One that kills:
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A hit man, especially being in a some organization.
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A man skilled in the use of a gun
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Someone who kills for a living; a hired assassin
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A hired soldier; an assassin; a desperado.
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(US slang) A hired gunman; a bodyguard.
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In the Bible, the eldest son of Adam and Eve, who murdered his brother Abel out of jealousy and was condemned to be a fugitive.
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(Colloquial, idiomatic) Someone who carries out brutal and unpleasant duties on behalf of another, such as firing dead wood employees.
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An aggrieved or disadvantaged party in a crime (e.g. swindle.)
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A person who, or thing that eradicates
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Any of several Athabascan-speaking peoples of the American southwest excluding Navajo, i.e. Chiricahua, Jicarilla, Lipan, Mescalero, Plains Apache, or Western Apache.
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One who performs bloodletting (the removal of blood in the hope of curing illness).
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Find another word for assassin. In this page you can discover 30 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for assassin, like: murderer, slayer, butcher, bloodshedder, killer, executioner, gunman, hit-man, bravo, triggerman and cain.