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Having or showing no pity; merciless; relentless
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  1. Having or showing no pity; merciless; relentless
  2. Without pity or compassion; cruel, pitiless.
  3. Having no compassion or pity; merciless:
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  1. Showing no mercy; cruel and pitiless
  2. Having no mercy; cruel.
  3. Without mercy; having, feeling, or showing no mercy; pitiless, cruel, implacable, etc.
  1. Lacking moral values
  2. Lacking principles or moral scruples; unscrupulous:
Alternative form of dog eat dog.
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  1. Alternative form of dog eat dog.
  2. (Idiomatic) Ruthlessly acquisitive or competitive. Describes a business or other set of circumstances where people try to succeed at the expense of other people.
  3. Characterized by ruthless or savage competition
A person who harms or ruins someone's reputation, as by slander, vilification, etc.
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  1. A person who harms or ruins someone's reputation, as by slander, vilification, etc.
  2. One who murders by surprise attack, especially one who carries out a plot to kill a prominent person.
  3. A murderer who strikes suddenly and by surprise
One who commits murder.
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  1. One who commits murder.
  2. A person who commits or has committed murder
One who slaughters and dresses animals for food or market.
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  1. One who slaughters and dresses animals for food or market.
  2. (Informal, former) A person who sells candy, drinks, etc. in theaters, trains, circuses, etc.
  3. A person whose work is killing animals or dressing their carcasses for meat
A police division responsible for investigating homicides
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  1. A police division responsible for investigating homicides
  2. The killing of a human being, committed by another. The killing of a human being, committed by another.
  3. The killing of one person by another, regardless of intention or legality.
(Slang) Something that is extremely difficult to deal with or withstand:
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  1. (Slang) Something that is extremely difficult to deal with or withstand:
  2. A person, animal, or thing that kills, esp. one that kills habitually or wantonly
  3. Killer whale
Someone who commits manslaughter
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  1. Someone who commits manslaughter
  2. One, such as a person or animal, that kills a human.
One who commits murder.
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  1. One who commits murder.
  2. A person who commits or has committed murder
A woman who commits or has committed murder
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  1. A woman who commits or has committed murder
(US slang) A hired gunman; a bodyguard.
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  1. (US slang) A hired gunman; a bodyguard.
  2. That person, among those committing a crime, who shoots the victim
  3. A gunman, especially one who shoots someone.
Characterized by violence or carnage:
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  1. Characterized by violence or carnage:
  2. Eager to hurt or kill; murderous; very cruel
  3. Eager to cause or see the shedding of blood.
Bloodthirsty; cruel
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  1. Bloodthirsty; cruel
  2. Bloodthirsty.
  3. Accompanied by or giving rise to bloodshed:
Tending to be perverse or obstructive
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  1. Tending to be perverse or obstructive
  2. Ready and willing to accept bloodshed or to resort to violence:
  3. Bloodthirsty; cruel
Having a tendency to homicide; murderous
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  1. Having a tendency to homicide; murderous
  2. Of, having the nature of, or characterized by homicide
  3. Capable of or conducive to homicide:
Capable of, guilty of, or intending murder:
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  1. Capable of, guilty of, or intending murder:
  2. Characteristic of or giving rise to murder or bloodshed:
  3. (Informal) Capable of devastating or overwhelming:
Accompanied by bloodshed.
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  1. Accompanied by bloodshed.
  2. Accompanied by much bloodshed or carnage
  3. Eager for bloodshed; bloodthirsty.
Of or containing blood
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  1. Of or containing blood
  2. Having the color of blood; blood-red.
  3. Of bloodshed; sanguinary
  1. Prone to slaughtering
  2. Brutally destructive or murderous
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