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knifeman

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Definition of knifeman in English:

noun (plural knifemen)

A man who uses a knife to commit a crime.
Example sentences
  • A knifeman and thief is today starting a three-year jail term for stabbing a householder in the stomach in a street confrontation over a garage break-in.
  • A woman abducted by a knifeman in a busy Bolton street and forced to drive to Leeds was today recovering at home.
  • Northumbria Police issued photographs of her injuries as part of a public appeal to track down the crazed knifeman.

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