Assailant – meaning of the word and examples

A person who attacks another person. (Cambridge Dictionary)

A person who attacks. (

Someone’s assailant is a person who has physically attacked them. (Collins Dictionary)

One who violently sets upon another. (Merriam – Webster)

A person who physically attacks another. (Oxford Dictionaries)


‘I do not believe that Brett Kavanaugh was’ Ford’s assailant.

Marseille Assailant Was Briefly Detained Days Before Attack.

Active Assailant Preparedness: What You Can Do.


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