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Definition of hitman noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

hitman

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈhɪtmæn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈhɪtmæn//
 
(pl. hitmen
BrE BrE//ˈhɪtmen//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈhɪtmen//
 
)
(informal) Criminals
 
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a criminal who is paid to kill somebody Maybe somebody hired a hitman. See related entries: Criminals