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Correct spelling:
butcher
Definition:
a person who slaughters or dresses meat for market

Synonyms:

noun
assassin
gun person, hit person, hatchet person, liquidators, enforcer, Torpedoes, pluggers, droppers, torpedo, liquidator, dropper, piece person, eliminator, eliminators, Guns, plugger, enforcers, trigger person, gun.
bungler
fumbler, duffer, fumblers, muffer, goofball, foul-up, duffers, fool, harebrain, spoiler, addlebrain, featherbrain, spoilers, muddlers, bumbler, goof off, foulup, Muddler, Mismanager, clumsy oaf, fools, bumblers, incompetents, klutz, mismanagers.
butcher
meatman, bumbler, bungler, sad sack, fuckup, stumbler, blunderer, slaughterer, fumbler, slaughter, botcher.
hired gun
hired gun.
hit man
shooter, shooters, trigger man, hired killer, riflemen, hired killers, professional killer, rifleman, markswoman, contract killer.
meat killer, seller
slayer, skinner, slaughterer, boner, processor.
person
meatman, butcher.
verb
contact
slaughter, butcher.
kill
dispatch, assassinate, ice, slay, execute, smother, smite, chill, slaughter, do in, remove, put to sleep, purge, massacre, asphyxiate, suffocate, snuff, eliminate, drown, sacrifice, exterminate, hang, liquidate, do away with, strangle.
ruin
botch, destroy, make a mess of, mutilate, louse up, screw up, spoil, bollix up, goof up, wreck.
slay and prepare animal for meat
clean, stick, salt, dress, cut down, carve, cure, liquidate, beef up, joint, cut, slaughter, smoke.
Examples of usage:
  1. " Here's an example of what we lose in having no President," sighed the jolly butcher. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  2. Lists and notes go flying, but, except from Krause the butcher, with no results. – The Life of Mrs. Robert Louis Stevenson by Nellie Van de Grift Sanchez
  3. " Certainly," he said, shortly; " I am not a butcher." – Cardigan by Robert W. Chambers
  4. " That sounds like the spy, Hague Simon, him whom they call the Butcher, and his wife, Black Meg," said Dirk. – Lysbeth A Tale Of The Dutch by H. Rider Haggard
  5. If meat is brought from a distance in warm weather, the butcher should be desired to cover it close, and bring it early in the morning, to prevent its being fly- blown. – The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches, by Mary Eaton
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