aggressor

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin aggressor (attacker, assailant, aggressor)

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Noun[edit]

aggressor (plural aggressors)

  1. The person who first attacks or makes an aggression; he who begins hostility or a quarrel; an assailant.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From aggredior (attack, assault) +‎ -sor (agentive suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aggressor m (genitive aggressōris); third declension

  1. attacker, assailant, aggressor

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative aggressor aggressōrēs
genitive aggressōris aggressōrum
dative aggressōrī aggressōribus
accusative aggressōrem aggressōrēs
ablative aggressōre aggressōribus
vocative aggressor aggressōrēs

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