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[あん()·さつ()]
ansatsu
noun, suru verb

English Meaning(s) for 暗殺

noun, suru verb
  1. assassination

Definition and Synonyms for 暗殺

Assassination murder of a public figure by surprise attack
Synonyms: 暗殺

Meanings for each kanji in 暗殺

darkness; disappear; shade; informal; grow dark; be blinded Kanji Details »
kill; murder; butcher; slice off; split; diminish; reduce; spoil Kanji Details »

Categories 暗殺 is a member of

Execution unlawful premeditated killing of a human being by a human being
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Sample Sentences for 暗殺

The gangsters let him in on their plan to knock off a rival gang leader.
Assassination has never changed the history of the world.
There were assassination theories but it was not clear who would have killed him and for what reason. Even now the truth about his death is unclear.
They attempted to assassinate the president.
Investigators uncovered an assassination plot.

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