Killer

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Borrowed from English killer; analyzable as killen +‎ -er.

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Killer m (genitive Killers, plural Killer, feminine Killerin)

  1. (informal) a killer, murderer (male or of unspecified sex), usually either a paid killer (contract killer, hitman) or a serial killer (often in proper nouns, e.g. in tabloids)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Short for Tintenkiller (ink eradicator, literally ink killer).

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Killer m (genitive Killers, plural Killer)

  1. (colloquial) an ink eradicator, ink eraser
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