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 for gunman
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  gunman
      n 1: a professional killer who uses a gun [syn: gunman,
           gunslinger, hired gun, gun, gun for hire,
           triggerman, hit man, hitman, torpedo, shooter]
      2: a person who shoots a gun (as regards their ability) [syn:
         gunman, gun]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  84 Moby Thesaurus words for "gunman":
     Cain, Nimrod, adventurer, apache, archer, artilleryman, assassin,
     assassinator, bloodletter, bloodshedder, bowman, bravo, bucko,
     bully, bullyboy, burker, butcher, button man, cannibal, cannoneer,
     carabineer, condottiere, crack shot, cutthroat, dead shot, deadeye,
     desperado, devil, eradicator, executioner, exterminator,
     free lance, garroter, good shot, gorilla, gun, gunner, gunsel,
     gunslinger, hatchet man, head-hunter, hell-raiser, hellcat,
     hired gun, hired killer, hireling, hit man, homicidal maniac,
     homicide, hunter, killer, mad dog, man-eater, man-killer,
     manslayer, marksman, markswoman, massacrer, matador, mercenary,
     murderer, musketeer, pesticide, poison, poisoner,
     professional killer, rifleman, rough, rowdy, ruffian, sharpshooter,
     shooter, shot, slaughterer, slayer, sniper, soldier of fortune,
     strangler, targetshooter, thug, torpedo, toxophilite, trapshooter,
     trigger man
  
  

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