Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A gunman, especially one who shoots someone.

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  • noun US slang A hired gunman; a bodyguard.

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  • noun a professional killer who uses a gun

Etymologies

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From trigger +‎ man.

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