Definitions

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  • n. A robot designed to kill; a robotic assassin.

Etymologies

kill +‎ -bot (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Well, it only gets worse, as a giant Dominator killbot smashes through the wall!

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  • Keanu plays Klaatu, the wise alien who, in the original, landed in DC with his chaperone, the chrome killbot Gort, and began counseling against atomic brinkmanship with the USSR.

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  • His self-appointed killbot, Chancellor Michelle Rhee enjoys glowing profiles in Fast Company and gets an hour on the Eli Broad-funded Charlie Rose show (representing perhaps 10% of all television time dedicated to public education annually).

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  • Rae to Hillier: STFU killbot, we know what we're doing

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  • This proves that I bought the book, attended an Atwood-themed event, and was sufficiently insignificant to her that she saw no need to direct her paper-signing killbot to extinguish my life!

    Margaret Atwood Must Destroy All Humans

  • Its random wandering approach to cleaning the dirt off your floors is downright prehistoric compared to this killbot which actively hunts down and cleans the air in your room.

    Gizmodo

  • Of course giving the robot a backbone might not be the best idea, as it may one day build enough self esteem to quit cowering, come out from under the table and become a rampaging killbot.

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  • Here we see malodorous anticapitalists righteously dispersed by riot coppers backed by the feared "Jacqimus Prime" killbot - a terrifying cybernetic organism capable of stripping away your civil liberties with a single glance from a distance of two miles.

    The Register

  • Ducted-fan skyhog would be just 23 feet long A noted US air'n'space crazytechware firm, engaged in building a comparatively humdrum hover killbot, has strongly suggested that their ma ...

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  • Aurora has so far seen the Excalibur functioning in normal times as an attack craft, packing such traditional killbot favourites as the Hellfire missile and Viper Strike pocket-size smart glider bombs.

    The Register

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  • "You see, Killbots have a preset kill limit. Knowing their weakness, I sent wave after wave of my own men at them, until they reached their limit and shut down."

    May 15, 2008