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assailant
used in The Fountainhead

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Definition
someone who attacks
  • The assailant had said nothing when arrested.
    2.3 — Part 2 Chapter 3 (38% in)
  • Keating stared—his throat dry—at the name of the assailant.
    2.3 — Part 2 Chapter 3 (38% in)
  • Toohey had not recognized his assailant when he saw him seized by policemen on the sidewalk outside the radio station.
    2.3 — Part 2 Chapter 3 (42% in)

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