from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A person who uses a garrote.
  • n. A person who strangles someone from behind.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who seizes a person by the throat from behind, with a view to strangle and rob him.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who commits the act of garroting.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. someone who kills by strangling


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