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Assailant

Assailant

  This headline in this article, Phillip Smith assailant sentenced today, makes it sound as though it was the attacker of Phillip Smith, and not an associate of his. Assailant Noun assailant (plural assailants) Someone who attacks or assails another violently, or criminally; an attacker. (figuratively, by extension) A hostile critic or opponent. Etymology Old French Read the full article…