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Meaning of COMBATANT

Pronunciation:  kum'batnt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  someone who fights (or is fighting)
  2. [adj]  engaging in or ready for combat
 

COMBATANT is a 9 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: battler, belligerent, fighter, military, scrapper
 
 See Also: boxer, brawler, butter, defender, fencer, gamecock, gladiator, gouger, grappler, hell-kite, hell-rooster, human, individual, master, matman, mauler, mortal, person, pugilist, skirmisher, slasher, somebody, someone, soul, street fighter, superior, swordsman, tough, victor, withstander, wrestler

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Com"bat*ant\, a. [F. combattant, p. pr.]
    Contending; disposed to contend. --B. Jonson.
    
    
  2. \Com"bat*ant\, n. [F. combattant.]
    One who engages in combat. ``The mighty combatants.''
    --Milton.
    
          A controversy which long survived the original
          combatants.                              --Macaulay
    
    
 

 

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