noun (plural gunmen)
1A man who uses a gun to commit a crime or terrorist act: a gang of masked gunmen
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- It emerged last night that one of the gunmen was a terrorist known to the Saudi authorities.
- The gunman's accomplice carried on with the raid, smashing a glass security shield and taking cash.
- Over time, these not so good areas have also given rise to thieves and gunmen.
armed robber, gangster, terrorist;
assassin, murderer, killer
informal hitman, hired gun, gunslinger, mobster, shootist, hood
Words that rhyme with gunmangunmen
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