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assailant englannista suomeksi

  1. ahdistaja, päällekarkaaja, hyökkääjä

  1. Substantiivi

  2. hyökkääjä, päällekarkaaja

assailant englanniksi

  1. Someone who attacks or assails another violently, or criminally.

  2. (syn)

  3. (circa) (w), ''(w),'' Act(nbs)I, Scene(nbs)3,

  4. I’ll put myself in poor and mean attire,
    And with a kind of umber smirch my face;
    The like do you; so shall we pass along,
    And never stir assailants.
  5. 1789, (w), ''(w),'' London: for the author, Volume(nbs)1, Chapter(nbs)2, p.(nbs)47,

  6. (..) commonly some of us used to get up a tree to look out for any assailant, or kidnapper, that might come upon us; for they sometimes took those opportunities of our parents absence to attack and carry off as many as they could seize.
  7. (RQ:Douglass Bondage) just as he leaned over to get the stick, I seized him with both hands by the collar, and, with a vigorous and sudden snatch, I brought my assailant harmlessly, his full length, on the ''not over'' clean ground—for we were now in the cow yard.

  8. 1935, (w), ''(w),'' Penguin, 1961, Chapter(nbs)8, p.(nbs)89,

  9. In the middle of a crowded street a young man would be attacked, stripped, thrashed, and left bleeding on the pavement; in fifteen seconds it was all over and the assailants had disappeared.
  10. 2018, Edo Konrad, "Living in the constant shadow of settler violence", ''+972 Magazine'':

  11. In the village of Aqraba, the Sheikh Saadeh Mosque was set on fire before the assailants graffitied the words “price tag” and “revenge” on its walls.
  12. A hostile critic or opponent.

  13. 1782, (w), ''(w),'' London: T. Payne and Son and T. Cadell, Volume(nbs)5, Book(nbs)9, Chapter(nbs)3, p.(nbs)41,

  14. (..) the assailants of the quill have their honour as much at heart as the assailants of the sword.
  15. Assailing; attacking.

  16. 1671, John Milton, ''Samson Agonistes'', lines 1687 to 1696.

  17. (quote)