assaulter

noun
someone who attacks
Syn: ↑attacker, ↑aggressor, ↑assailant
Derivationally related forms: ↑assault, ↑assail (for: ↑assailant), ↑aggress (for: ↑aggressor), ↑attack (for: ↑attacker)
Hypernyms: ↑wrongdoer, ↑offender
Hyponyms:
ambusher, ↑avenger, ↑retaliator, ↑beast, ↑wolf, ↑savage, ↑brute, ↑wildcat, ↑bludgeoner, ↑bully, ↑tough, ↑hooligan, ↑ruffian, ↑roughneck, ↑rowdy, ↑yob, ↑yobo, ↑yobbo, ↑harasser, ↑harrier, ↑iconoclast, ↑marauder, ↑predator, ↑vulture, ↑piranha, ↑night rider, ↑nightrider, ↑raper, ↑rapist, ↑shedder, ↑spiller, ↑slasher, ↑stabber, ↑stoner, ↑lapidator

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Assaulter — As*sault er, n. One who assaults, or violently attacks; an assailant. E. Hall. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • assaulter — index aggressor, assailant Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • assaulter — noun One who commits assault. After the fight the assaulter was arrested and the assaultee hospitalized …   Wiktionary

  • assaulter — noun see assault II …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • assaulter — See assault. * * * …   Universalium

  • assaulter — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun One who starts a hostile action: aggressor, assailant, assailer, attacker. See ATTACK …   English dictionary for students

  • assaulter — n. attacker, aggressor, assailant …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Joint Task Force 2 — Infobox Military Unit unit name= Joint Task Force 2 (JTF2) caption= JTF2 Insignia dates= 1993–present country= Canada allegiance= branch= Tri Services type= Special Forces role=Special Forces command structure= Canadian Special Operations Forces… …   Wikipedia

  • HK 417 — HK417 Allgemeine Information Militärische Bezeichnung: HK 417 Entwickler:/Hersteller: Heckler Koch Herstellerland: Deutschland Produktionszeit: Februar 2005 bis …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • assailant — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. attacker, assaulter, antagonist, mugger; see attacker . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. attacker, assaulter, accoster, molester, mugger, aggressor, adversary, enemy, foe. III (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun One who starts a… …   English dictionary for students

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.