HyperDic: attacker

English > 1 sense of the word attacker:
NOUNperson attacker, aggressor, assailant, assaultersomeone who attacks
attacker > pronunciation
Soundsahtae'ker
Rhymesacre / Acre ... Zocor: 182 rhymes with ker...
English > attacker: 1 sense > noun 1, person
Meaningsomeone who attacks.
Synonymsaggressor, assailant, assaulter
NarrowerambusherAn attacker who waits in a concealed position to launch a surprise attack
avenger, retaliatorsomeone who takes vengeance
beast, wolf, savage, brute, wildcatA cruelly rapacious person
bludgeonerAn assailant who uses a bludgeon
bully, tough, hooligan, ruffian, roughneck, rowdy, yob, yobo, yobboA cruel and brutal fellow
harasser, harrierA persistent attacker
iconoclastsomeone who attacks cherished ideas or traditional institutions
marauder, predator, vulture, piranhasomeone who attacks in search of booty
night rider, nightriderMember of a secret mounted band in United States South after the American Civil War
raper, rapistsomeone who forces another to have sexual intercourse
shedder, spillerAn attacker who sheds or spills blood
slashersomeone who slashes / slashes another person
stabbersomeone who stabs another person
stoner, lapidatorAn attacker who pelts the victim with stones (especially with intent to kill)
Broaderwrongdoer, offenderA person who transgresses moral or civil law
Spanishagresora, agresor, asaltador, asaltante, atacante
Catalanagressor, assaltador, atacant
Verbsattackbegin to injure / injure
attackset to work upon
attackattack in speech or writing
attacklaunch an attack or assault on
attacktake the initiative and go on the offensive
attackattack someone physically or emotionally

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