One who contends
The definition of an assailant is a person who attacks and harms another physically or verbally.
A person taking part or experienced in conflict, esp. in battle
A person who uses a sword in fencing or fighting
Any very loyal or submissive follower or supporter
Any person, esp. a man, admired for courage, nobility, or exploits, esp. in war
A person, nation, etc. that is guilty of aggression, or makes an unprovoked attack
The definition of an antagonist is a person or thing that competes with or goes against another.
One who is hostile to an idea or cause:
Someone who fights on another's behalf.
(Archaic) A hired cutthroat or thug
A person, usually a professional combatant, a captive, or a slave, trained to entertain the public by engaging in mortal combat with another person or a wild animal in the ancient Roman arena.
A participant in a feud (quarrel)
A rival business, team, etc.
A person who takes part in controversy or likes to do so
One who fights
Any of a breed of medium-sized dog with a sturdy body and a smooth fawn or brindle coat
Any of a breed of small, short-haired dog with a thickset body, square muzzle, deeply wrinkled forehead, and curled tail
(Slang, former) A clumsy or oafish fellow, esp. an inept athlete
(Informal) A gullible, foolish, or stupid person; dupe or fool
(Informal) A strong, pugnacious man
(Informal) A person who slugs
An airplane built to fight
A guided missile designed to intercept and destroy enemy missiles.
The plane tree.
A nonreproductive ant or termite that has a large head and powerful jaws.
A state of open, often prolonged fighting; a battle or war.
a high-speed military or naval airplane designed to destroy enemy aircraft in the air
One who fights
One that equals or almost equals another in a particular respect:
A performer at circuses, etc. who pretends to eat fire
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