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  1. attackernoun

    forward, striker, centre forward

Princeton's WordNet

  1. attacker, aggressor, assailant, assaulternoun

    someone who attacks

    aggressor, assailant, assaulter

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  1. attackernoun

    assailer, assailant, assaulter, invader, aggressor

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  1. Alyse Maksimoski:

    It’s used by Muslim women so they can remove their hijabs. It’s used by sexual assault survivors so they can distance themselves from their attacker, it’s used by a vast majority on the campus as a safe space from predation and harassment.

  2. Zhang Jing:

    It happened when the children were entering the school gate... The attacker just ran at them with a knife. The teachers were dumbstruck.

  3. Roland Ries:

    It's relief for the people of Strasbourg to know that the attacker has been killed.

  4. Judd Apatow:

    I also hope Camille Cosby and Phylicia Rashad will now stand with the victims and not with their attacker.

  5. Brad Wenstrup:

    Much to our shock that day, the FBI concluded that this was a case of the attacker seeking ‘suicide by cop,’.

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