Definition of slaughterer in US English:

slaughterer

noun

  • See slaughter

    • ‘But the overriding concern of kosher slaughter isn't the pain of the animal; it's the humanity of the slaughterer.’
    • ‘This group contains our senseless killers and slaughterers.’
    • ‘‘Some bury them deep under the ground, but others may send the pigs to the underground slaughterers and then sell them in the market,’ Tian said.’
    • ‘In addition, he said a number of new slaughterers were entering the market.’
    • ‘There is the kill team, meeting one morning in foot-and-mouth infested Dumfries: a vet, two slaughterers and two labourers.’

Pronunciation

slaughterer

/ˈslɔd(ə)rər//ˈslôd(ə)rər/