attacker

  • 1 Attacker — At*tack er, n. One who attacks. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 Attacker — Allgemeine Informationen Genre(s) Speed Metal Gründung 1983 Aktuelle Besetzung …

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  • 3 attacker — index aggressor, assailant, foe Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 4 attacker — [n] aggressor assailant, assaulter, mugger, raider, traducer; concept 412 …

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  • 5 Attacker — For the term attacker in computer security, see adversary (cryptography) and adversary (online algorithm). In some sports, an attacker is a specific type of player, usually one whose role involves aggressive play.In football, attackers are also… …

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  • 6 attacker — at|tack|er [əˈtækə US ər] n 1.) a person who deliberately uses violence to hurt someone ▪ Her attacker then dragged her into bushes. ▪ a sex attacker 2.) a member of a sports team whose job is to move forward and try to score ↑goals or win points …

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  • 7 attacker — [[t]ətæ̱kə(r)[/t]] attackers N COUNT You can refer to a person who attacks someone as their attacker. There were signs that she struggled with her attacker before she was repeatedly stabbed …

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  • 8 attacker */*/ — UK [əˈtækə(r)] / US [əˈtækər] noun [countable] Word forms attacker : singular attacker plural attackers someone who physically attacks someone else …

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  • 9 attacker — noun Attacker is used after these nouns: ↑suicide …

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  • 10 attacker — noun the attacker escaped with her purse Syn: assailant, assaulter, aggressor; mugger, rapist, killer, murderer …

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  • 11 attacker — attack ► VERB 1) take aggressive action against. 2) (of a disease, chemical, etc.) act harmfully on. 3) criticize or oppose fiercely and publicly. 4) begin to deal with (a problem or task) in a determined way. 5) (in sport) attempt to score goals …

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  • 12 attacker — noun see attack I …

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  • 13 attacker — See attack. * * * …

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  • 14 attacker — noun a) Someone who attacks b) Players on a team in football (soccer) in the row nearest to the opposing teams goal, who are therefore principally responsible for scoring goals. Syn: centre forward, forward, striker …

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  • 15 attacker — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. aggressor, assailant, antagonist, invader, foe, enemy, criminal, mugger, molester, rapist, assaulter, plunderer, intruder, trespasser, violator, ravager, spoiler, felon, vilifier, maligner, accuser; see also critic 1 . Ant …

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  • 16 attacker — at|tack|er [ ə tækər ] noun count ** someone who physically attacks someone else …

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  • 17 attacker — at tack·er || kÉ™ n. assailant, one who attacks …

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  • 18 attacker — n. Assailer, assailant, assaulter, invader, aggressor …

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  • 19 attacker — noun Syn: assailant, assaulter, mugger, aggressor, raider, invader Ant: defender, victim …

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  • 20 attacker — [əˈtækə] noun [C] someone who physically attacks someone else …

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