baby killer

baby killer

1. A pejorative term for someone who advocates for, supports, performs, or has had an abortion. Primarily heard in US, South Africa. The mob gathered around the clinic, shouting "Baby killers!" at anyone entering or leaving the building.
2. A pejorative term for a soldier returning from war, used by those who oppose said war. Although the phrase was commonly applied to US soldiers returning from the Vietnam War, it has since fallen out of favor. Primarily heard in US, South Africa. She called me a baby killer as I stepped off the plane, which really hurt because I had been enlisted and didn't want to go to war.
See also: baby, killer
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I've been getting phone calls from people calling me a baby killer.
Hunt for baby killer DETECTIVES are hunting the murderer of a newborn baby girl who suffered multiple head injuries before she was found in the bushes of a town centre park.
DETECTIVES who brought a baby killer to justice have been given commendations by the region's chief constable.
"Although this will be the last opportunity for SeaWorld guests to see a baby killer whale up close as it grows and matures, SeaWorld will continue to care for the orcas at its parks for decades to come," the company said in a statement Wednesday.
A POLITICIAN yesterday criticised those responsible for scrolling "baby killer" on his constituency office.
Youth group Anakbayan even tagged outgoing President Benigno Aquino III as a baby killer for pushing for the closure of the said hospital.
A SCHOOLGIRL who baby killer Michael Pearce stood trial for sexually assaulting is calling for her case to be re-opened in the wake of his conviction for causing the death of Alfie Sullock.
Claire Sutton NEWS: Baby killer dad Kurt Delves could be free in two years "What a joke!
It will contain satisfying information on the military and political dimensions of a solution", said Ocalan, who was captured by Turkish special forces in Kenya 14 years ago and long vilified as a murderer and "baby killer" in Turkish media.
Summary: See the moment a baby killer whale is born at SeaWorld San Diego.
Last week a dope-smoking baby killer was banged up for only five years for a sickening attack on a four-month-old girl.
I would recommend this book to anyone wishing to survive the approaching Zombie Apocalypse or how to survive an attack by a baby killer unicorn.
SO Ruby Wax has pulled out of her prison gig after the furious public reaction to news that baby killer nurse Beverley Allitt and her sick criminal pals were to be entertained by the star over Christmas Allitt murdered four youngsters and tried to kill nine others.
She makes friends with local boy Silfiso and together, they take care of a baby killer whale that has become stranded in the lagoon.