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assassin
ə'sæsɪn
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. A murderer (especially one who kills a prominent political figure) who kills by a surprise attack and often is hired to do the deed.
  2. A member of a secret order of Muslims (founded in the 12th century) who terrorized and killed Christian Crusaders.
Hyphenationas•sas•sin
Part of Speech(名) noun
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暗杀者ànshā zhěassassin
刺客cìkèassassin; murderer
凶手xiōngshǒumurderer; assassin
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