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  • n  an armed thief who is (usually) a member of a band

  • He plays Raju, son of a stern judge (Kapoor's own father Prithviraj) who had banished his wife after she was abducted, perhaps ravaged, by a brigand.
  • Pirates of the Caribbean is a spookier and more elaborate cruise among brigand lowlifes.
  • Bond occasionally engaged in fisticuffs with a brigand, but that was just a different kind of workout.
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  • The Brigand (Sony Choice Collection)
    Highly Recommended Surprisingly nimble, and quite enjoyable, Ruritanian swashbuckler. Sony Picture's fun Choice Collection line of hard-to-find library and cult titles has released The Brigand , the 1952 Edward Small production for Columbia Pictures, starring Small's "discovery," Anthony Dexter (who's just right here in a dual role), along with Jody Lawrance, Gale Robbins, Carl Benton Reid, Ron ...
    July 27, 2013 - DVD Talk

  • Pat Robertson in Media Monitors Network
    Evangelist Pat Robertson, called Prophet Muhammad "an absolute wild-eyed fanatic . . . a robber and brigand . . . a killer".
  • J Jayalalithaa in Sydney Morning Herald
    It is with a sense of pride and fulfilment that I wish to announce ...... the good news that the notorious forest brigand, bandit, murderer and dacoit Veerappan, along with his entire gang, has been shot dead,said Jayaram Jayalalithaa, chief...
  • Sean Hannity in American Muslim
    Pat Robertson on the Sean Hannity radio program said about the Prophet Muhammad: "This man was an absolute wild-eyed fanatic. He was a robber and a brigand. And to say that these terrorists distort Islam, they're carrying out Islam."

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