Assassin and Terrorist


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Assassin noun – A person who kills another person.
Terrorist and assassin are semantically related In some cases you can use "Terrorist" instead a noun "Assassin".
Nearby Words: assassinate, assassination, assassinated
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Terrorist noun – A radical who employs terror as a political weapon; usually organizes with other terrorists in small cells; often uses religion as a cover for terrorist activities.
Assassin and terrorist are semantically related in gunman topic. You can use "Assassin" instead a noun "Terrorist".
Nearby Words: terrorize, terror, terrorise, terrorism, terrorised
Synonyms for Terrorist

How words are described

human human assassin human terrorist
female female assassin female terrorist
alien alien assassin alien terrorist
top top assassin top terrorist
Other adjectives: notorious, real, dangerous, evil, black, young, trained, crazy, professional, former, lone, ruthless, mysterious, greatest, immortal, international, psychotic, masked, eponymous, mutant, psychopathic, sociopathic.

Both words in one sentence

  • She's a murderous Stalker with a Crush assassin/terrorist, but she has her kind moments, and her backstory is rather tragic.
  • Holiday in Cambodia The Marvel Universe has the fictional country of Madripoor, a state so corrupt that a terrorist/assassin-for-hire served as its ruler.
  • Batman: Under the Red Hood: Assassin/terrorist Ra's Al-Ghul admits that he felt terribly guilty after hiring The Joker, who went on to brutally kill Jason Todd.
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Terrorist or Assassin. 2016. Accessed September 28, 2021.

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