killer killer  /ˈkɪ lər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) someone who causes the death of a person or animal
  2. (n) the causal agent resulting in death
  3. (n) a difficulty that is hard to deal with
  4. (n) predatory black-and-white toothed whale with large dorsal fin; common in cold seas

Usage(s):

  1. The FBI says killer truckers are abducting prostitutes and other women at truck stops, raping them and leaving their bodies along the nation's highways.
  2. As Alexander Pichuzkin goes on trial, observers are waiting to find out if the self-confessed multiple killer who used a chessboard to lure his victims achieved his goal.
  3. The killer had called himself the Son of Sam in his letters, which spoke of Papa Sam as a drinker of blood and master of Satanic mayhem.

News

  1. Killer biker charged after raid on Ghost Rider clubhouse

    Killer biker charged after raid on Ghost Rider clubhouse A convicted killer and purported member of the Ghost Riders motorcycle gang is facing federal gun charges following a raid on the outlaw club's Spanaway clubhouse.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: seattlepi.com

  2. Killer Whale Spotted Near Mission Bay

    The sighting of the killer whale Saturday was the second killer whale sighting in San Diego waters in three days.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: KOGO 600 AM San Diego

  3. Killer Whale returns to San Diego

    New crystal-clear images show a killer whale swimming near Mission Bay. At one point, the orca swims up to a group of people on-board the Pirateer, a whale watching boat with San Diego Whale Watch.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: KGTV San Diego

Quotes

  1. "For what he has done," Obama said, "we know that the killer will be met with justice -- in this world, and the next."
    on Nov 10, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Washington Post

  2. "So Manny was tough for us," Papelbon added. "You have somebody like him, you know at any point in the ballgame, he can dictate the outcome of the game. And for him not to be on the same page as the rest of the team was a killer, man! It just...
    on Mar 12, 2009 By: Jonathan Papelbon Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. Smith says "Adolf Hitler was a vile, heinous vicious killer responsible for 1 of the greatest acts of evil committed on this planet."
    on Dec 24, 2007 By: Will Smith Source: KESQ

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