HyperDic: liquidator

English > 2 senses of the word liquidator:
NOUNperson liquidator, murderer, manslayera criminal who commits homicide (who performs the unlawful / unlawful / unlawful premeditated killing of another human being)
person liquidator, receiver(law) a person (usually appointed by a court of law) who liquidates assets or preserves them for the benefit of affected parties
liquidator > pronunciation
Soundslih'kwihdey.ter
Rhymesabductor ... zoster: 649 rhymes with ter...
English > liquidator: 2 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA criminal who commits homicide (who performs the unlawful / unlawful / unlawful premeditated killing of another human being).
Synonymsmurderer, manslayer
InstancesJack the RipperAn unidentified English murderer in the 19th century
Narrowerassassin, assassinator, bravoA murderer (especially one who kills a prominent political figure) who kills by a surprise attack and often is hired to do the deed
butcherA brutal indiscriminate murderer
cutthroatsomeone who murders by cutting the victim's throat
fratricideA person who murders their brother or sister
gunman, gunslinger, hired gun, gun, gun for hire, triggerman, hit man, hitman, torpedo, shooterA professional killer who uses a gun
hatchet man, icemanA professional killer
infanticideA person who murders an infant
mass murdererA person who is responsible for the deaths of many victims in a single incident
murderessA woman murderer
parricidesomeone who kills his or her parent
ripperA murderer who slashes / slashes the victims with a knife
serial killer, serial murderersomeone who murders more than three victims one at a time in a relatively short interval
Broadercriminal, felon, crook, outlaw, malefactorsomeone who has committed a crime or has been legally convicted of a crime
killer, slayersomeone who causes the death of a person or animal
Spanishasesina, asesino, homicida
Catalanassassí, homicida
Verbsliquidateget rid of (someone who may be a threat) by killing
English > liquidator: 2 senses > noun 2, person
Meaning(law) a person (usually appointed by a court of law) who liquidates assets or preserves them for the benefit of affected parties.
Synonymreceiver
Categorylaw, jurisprudenceThe collection of rules imposed by authority
BroaderfiduciaryA person who holds assets in trust for a beneficiary
Spanishliquidador
Catalanliquidador

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