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from The American HeritageĀ® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Slang A list of potential murder victims.
  • n. Slang A list designating a target, as for attack, coercion, or elimination: "had a hit list of executives he wanted firedā€ ( New York).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A roster of potential victims, especially a list of people to be killed.
  • n. A similar list of people to be approached for a charitable donation.

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

  • n. a list of victims to be eliminated (as by murder)


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