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banditnoun [C]

uk   /ˈbæn.dɪt/ us   /ˈbæn.dɪt/
a thief with a weapon, especially one belonging to a group that attacks people travelling through the countryside
(Definition of bandit from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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banditnoun [C]

us   /ˈbæn·dɪt/
an armed thief, esp. (in older use) one who attacks people while they are traveling: Bandits attacked the travelers just outside of town.
(Definition of bandit from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bandit”
in Spanish bandido…
in Vietnamese kẻ cướp…
in Malaysian penyamun…
in Thai ผู้ร้าย, โจร…
in French bandit…
in German der Bandit…
in Chinese (Simplified) 土匪, 盗贼, 暴徒…
in Turkish haydut…
in Russian разбойник, бандит…
in Indonesian penjahat, bandit…
in Chinese (Traditional) 土匪, 盜賊, 暴徒…
in Polish bandyta…
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