cutthroat definition

  • noun:
    • A murderer, particularly person who cuts throats.
    • A murderer, specially one that cuts throats.
    • An unprincipled, ruthless person.
    • An unprincipled, ruthless person.
    • A cutthroat trout.
    • A cutthroat trout.
    • A murderer which slits the throats of his victims.
    • An unscrupulous, ruthless or dishonest person.
    • A murderer who slits the throats of their victims.
    • one that cuts throats; a murderer; an assassin.
    • An unscrupulous, ruthless or dishonest individual.
    • A murderer; an assassin; a ruffian.
    • The mustang grape of Tx, Vitis candicans: so-called from the acrid style. Sportsman's Gazetteer.
    • person who cuts throats; a murderer; an assassin.
    • A dark lantern which there's generally speaking horn as opposed to cup, therefore built that the light can be totally obscured. Jamieson.
    • a bit of ordnance. Jamieson.
    • A murderer; an assassin; a ruffian.
    • The mustang grape of Tx, Vitis candicans: so named from the acrid taste. Sportsman's Gazetteer.
    • A dark lantern where there was generally horn in the place of glass, and thus constructed that light is completely obscured. Jamieson.
    • somebody who murders by cutting the target's throat
    • some ordnance. Jamieson.
    • someone who murders by cutting the victim's throat
  • adjective:
    • Cruel; murderous.
    • Cruel; murderous.
    • persistent or merciless in competition: a cutthroat company.
    • persistent or merciless in competitors: a cutthroat business.
    • Sports & Games Being a kind of a game title which each of three or higher people acts and ratings separately: cutthroat handball; cutthroat bridge.
    • Sports & Games Being a kind of a casino game where each of three or maybe more people acts and results independently: cutthroat handball; cutthroat connection.
    • concerning the cutting of throats
    • Of or concerning a card online game in which everybody else plays for him or by herself instead of having fun with somebody.
    • Ruthlessly competitive, dog-eat-dog
    • Murderous; cruel; barbarous.
    • Involving the cutting of throats
    • Ruthless; conducted without restraint.
    • Of or associated with a card online game where everybody plays for him or herself versus playing with somebody.
    • Ruthlessly competitive, dog-eat-dog
    • Murderous; harsh; barbarous.
    • Ruthless; performed without discipline.
    • ruthless in competitors
    • ruthless in competitors
  • others:
    • Murderous; cruel; barbarous.
    • To cut the throat of.
    • Murderous; harsh; barbarous.
    • To slice the throat of.

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