Synonyms of cut-throat in English:

cut-throat


See definition of cut-throat

noun

1‘a band of robbers and cut-throats’

SYNONYMS

murderer, killer, assassin, butcher, liquidator, executioner

thug, bravo

informal hitman

North American informal button man

literary slayer

homicide


adjective

1‘cut-throat robbers’

SYNONYMS

murderous, homicidal, death-dealing, savage, brutal, violent, bloody, bloodthirsty, fierce, ferocious, vicious, barbarous, cruel

2‘advertising is a cut-throat business’

SYNONYMS

ruthless, merciless, pitiless, unfeeling, relentless, aggressive

North American informal badass

dog-eat-dog, fiercely competitive, intensely competitive