attacker attacker  /ə ˈtæ kər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) someone who attacks

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. But the price on the attacker's head was mounting fast.
  2. Despite a strong appeal from tennis star Monica Seles, a German judge refused to jail her attacker, Guenter Parche, whostabbed the athlete in the backtwo years ago during a match.
  3. The attacker then hopped down onto the main floor.

News

  1. Chino Hills father detains daughter's alleged attacker

    CHINO HILLS -- A day after his daughter escaped from an alleged sexual attack, a Chino Hills father stopped and detained her reported attacker Wednesday evening until sheriff's deputies could arrive.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

  2. Pele: I love Balotelli's style

    The legendary Brazilian has hailed the flamboyant attacker and feels that Italy could spring a surprise at the Confederations Cup.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Goal.com via Yahoo! Sports

  3. Attacker in Afghanistan Hid Bomb in His Body

    A suicide attacker seeking an audience with Afghanistan’s spy chief, Asadullah Khalid, used a body-cavity bomb after being strip searched.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: New York Times

Quotes

  1. "Shontayne and Mike are both very skilful players," Johnson added. "Shontayne is very direct, he has a very good passing game and he is a good attacker."
    on Jun 9, 2010 By: Martin Johnson Source: BBC Sport

  2. "He's taken the league by storm with his athletic ability," Wade said. "I think he's a little more athletic than me. He's kind of like me when I came into the league. He's an attacker. He's a strong penetrator. He throws his body in there....
    on Dec 24, 2008 By: Dwyane Wade Source: Sun-Sentinel.com

  3. "He's our finisher. He's our attacker and he just adds another dimension to our team, especially down the stretch," Duncan said. "When plays don't work or things aren't working exactly right, someone like that can break down a defense. He's a...
    on Jan 6, 2008 By: Tim Duncan Source: ESPN

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