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attackernoun [C]

uk   /əˈtæk.ər/  us   //
a ​person who uses ​violence to ​hurt someone: The ​policethink she must have ​known her attacker.
(Definition of attacker from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “attacker”
in Arabic مُعْتَدي…
in Korean 공격자…
in Portuguese agressor, -ora, atacante…
in Catalan atacant, agressor, -a…
in Japanese 攻撃者, 襲撃者…
in Chinese (Simplified) 袭击者, 攻击者…
in Turkish saldırgan…
in Russian нападавший…
in Chinese (Traditional) 襲擊者, 攻擊者…
in Italian aggressore…
in Polish napastni-k/czka…
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