Attacker - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈtækər|  American pronunciation of the word attacker
Brit.  |əˈtakə|  British pronunciation of the word attacker

noun

- someone who attacks (syn: aggressor, assailant, assaulter)

Examples

Her attacker then dragged her into bushes.

She had acted in self-defense when she killed her attacker.

His attacker kneed him in the stomach.

The victim's attacker was unknown to her.

The attacker kicked him in the stomach.

The class teaches you how to incapacitate an attacker.

She was asked to pick her attacker out of a lineup.

She was able to overpower her attacker.

Any response which disturbs the attacker's ideal scenario can help.

With one blow he laid his attacker out.

He matches the description of the attacker.

She broke free from her attacker.

While under hypnosis, the victim was able to describe her attacker.

Police described her attacker as a white male aged about 25.

The attacker was ordered to hand over his weapon.

Word forms

noun
singular: attacker
plural: attackers
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