Definition of spree killing in English:

spree killing


  • See spree killer

    • ‘Beginning with a spree killing, the Lakota attacked settlers along the Minnesota River and murdered several hundred whites.’
    • ‘In the aftermath of a spree killing at an Australian diner, forensic psychologist Dr. Jane Halifax is called in to profile the murderer.’
    • ‘But, here, I don't see this as a spree killing, Larry.’
    • ‘Whether there will be another spree killing in Britain is a matter of chance.’
    • ‘Two weeks ago, when it first started, it had all the makings of a classic spree killing.’