HyperDic: whodunit

English > 1 sense of the word whodunit:
NOUNcommunicationwhodunit, mystery, mystery storya story about a crime (usually murder) presented as a novel or play or movie
whodunit > pronunciation
Soundshhuwdah'niht
Rhymesacquit ... writ: 187 rhymes with iht...
English > whodunit: 1 sense > noun 1, communication
MeaningA story about a crime (usually murder) presented as a novel or play or movie.
Synonymsmystery, mystery story
Narrowerdetective storyA narrative about someone who investigates crimes and obtains evidence leading to their resolution
murder mysteryA narrative about a murder and how the murderer is discovered
BroaderstoryA piece of fiction that narrates a chain of related events
Spanishhistoria de misterio, thriller, whodunit
Catalanhistòria de misteri, thriller

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