"death-hunter" Definition

  1. a running patterer, who vends last dying speeches and confessions. More modernly the term is supposed to mean an undertaker, or any one engaged in or concerned with burials.

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Position in the dictionary: 947 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: deck, dee, delicate, demirep, derby-dog, derrick, despatchers, deuce, devil, devil dodger
Previous words in the dictionary: death, deaner, dead’un, dead-set, dead-men’s shoes, dead-men, dead-man, dead-lurk, dead-lock, dead-letter

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