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1. murderer

noun. ['ˈmɝːdɝɝ'] a criminal who commits homicide (who performs the unlawful premeditated killing of another human being).

Synonyms

  • assassinator
  • butcher
  • manslayer
  • assassin
  • gun for hire
  • crook
  • parricide
  • hit man
  • triggerman
  • fratricide
  • malefactor
  • slayer
  • hatchet man
  • gun
  • criminal
  • mass murderer
  • murderess
  • torpedo
  • gunman
  • serial murderer
  • infanticide
  • bravo
  • gunslinger
  • serial killer
  • hired gun
  • killer
  • hitman
  • shooter
  • felon
  • outlaw
  • ripper
  • cutthroat
  • liquidator

Antonyms

  • straighten
  • right
  • legal
  • innocent

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • murder (English)
  • murder (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Serial Murderer

  • ferderer

2. serial

adjective. ['ˈsɪˌriːəl'] in regular succession without gaps.

Synonyms

  • ordered
  • sequential
  • sequent
  • successive

Antonyms

  • finish
  • aperiodic
  • nonpayment
  • majority

3. serial

noun. ['ˈsɪˌriːəl'] a serialized set of programs.

Synonyms

  • installment
  • program
  • broadcast
  • episode
  • tetralogy
  • series
  • programme
  • soap opera

Antonyms

  • divergence
  • convergence
  • convergency
  • divergency

4. serial

noun. ['ˈsɪˌriːəl'] a periodical that appears at scheduled times.

Synonyms

  • bimonthly
  • installment
  • quarterly
  • semiweekly
  • serial publication
  • weekly
  • semimonthly
  • number
  • periodical
  • issue
  • biweekly
  • series
  • monthly

Antonyms

  • outgo
  • block
  • recall
  • freeze

5. serial

adjective. ['ˈsɪˌriːəl'] of or relating to the sequential performance of multiple operations.

Synonyms

  • in series
  • asynchronous

Antonyms

  • minority
  • Roman numeral
  • Arabic numeral

Example sentences of the word serial-murderer


1. Noun Phrase
It housed Mortimer Feoray, a serial murderer who killed guests and workers in his grandfather's establishment, the Hotel Fear.

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