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cutthroat


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cutthroat  \Cut"throat`\  (k?t"thr?t`),  n. 
  One  who  cuts  throats;  a  murderer;  an  assassin. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cutthroat  \Cut"throat`\,  a. 
  Murderous;  cruel;  barbarous. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  cutthroat 
  adj  1:  ruthless  in  competition;  "cutthroat  competition";  "bowelless 
  readiness  to  take  advantage"  [syn:  {fierce},  {bowelless}] 
  2:  capable  of  or  conducive  to  bloodshed;  "a  cutthroat  rogue"; 
  "a  homicidal  rage";  "murderous  thugs"  [syn:  {homicidal},  {murderous}] 
  n  :  someone  who  murders  by  cutting  the  victim's  throat 




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