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assailant
used in Wuthering Heights

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Definition someone who attacks
  • With that concluding word, the whole assembly, exalting their pilgrim's staves, rushed round me in a body; and I, having no weapon to raise in self-defence, commenced grappling with Joseph, my nearest and most ferocious assailant, for his.
    Chapter 3 (42% in)

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