manslaughter

noun

  • Criminal Law

Definitions of manslaughter

  • the intentional killing of a person without premeditation, deliberation or malice; the crime of killing a person by a person who either did not intend to do it or who cannot be held responsible for his or her actions

    He was charged with manslaughter.

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