Synonyms of assassin in English:



  • his presidency was cut short by an assassin's bullet
    murderer, killer, executioner, gunman, butcher, slaughterer, liquidator, exterminator, terminator
    informal hitman, contract man, hired gun
    North American informal button man
    literary slayer
    dated homicide
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    Word of the day hypnopompic
    Pronunciation: ˌhɪpnə(ʊ)ˈpɒmpɪk
    relating to the state immediately preceding waking up