murderee

[ mur-duh-ree ]
/ ˌmɜr dəˈri /

noun

a murderer's victim or intended victim.

Nearby words

  1. murder in the cathedral,
  2. murder one,
  3. murder two,
  4. murder will out,
  5. murderball,
  6. murderer,
  7. murderess,
  8. murderous,
  9. murderously,
  10. murders in the rue morgue, the

Origin of murderee

First recorded in 1915–20; murder + -ee

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