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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An armed thief who is (usually) a member of a band.

Usage examples (29)
  • This was a risky undertaking, many being attacked by brigands of all sorts.
  • The companion of the brigand was a man of a martial, yet easy air.
  • A brigand is a fine, brave, terrible soldier, who is not afraid of anything!
  • The withdrawal of the brigand was a signal for a regular mob of the lawless men to make their appearance. for more
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