whydunnit

whydunit

noun

informal a novel, film, etc, concerned with the motives of the criminal rather than his or her identity

Nearby words

  1. why'll,
  2. why're,
  3. why's,
  4. whyalla,
  5. whydah,
  6. whys and wherefores,
  7. whyte classification,
  8. wi,
  9. wi-fi,
  10. wia

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