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button man

División en sílabas: but·ton man

Definición de button man en inglés:

sustantivo

North American informal
A hired killer.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • She is afraid Pasquale will grow up to be a ‘button man’ like his father and wants a better life for him.
  • According to Gang Land, he was quite a button man in New Jersey.
  • It is widely known, for example, that Mafia button men rarely kill for money, but usually carry out such assassinations as a kind of ‘gotcha’ that keeps other underworld figures on their toes.

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Pronunciación: ɪntəˈfjuːz
verb
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