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synonyms for brigand

  • bandit
  • desperado
  • footpad
  • freebooter
  • highwayman
  • marauder
  • outlaw
  • pillager
  • pirate
  • robber
  • soldier
  • thief
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How to use brigand in a sentence

Men who had fled other camps and been set upon by brigands had been known to beg the nearest Ottoman official they could find to take them back.
HOW TWO WWI POWS CONNED THEIR WAY OUT WITH A OUIJA BOARDMARGALIT FOXMAY 31, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
The Spaniards, indeed, feigned to regard them only as a remnant of the rebels who had joined the pre-existing brigand bands.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
This was the flourishing time of the notorious Fra Diavolo, who began as brigand and blossomed into a patriot.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
In the East the brigand has had a freer scope, and has even founded kingdoms.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
The patriot band attracts the brigand proper, who is not averse to continue his old courses under an honourable pretext.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
A Kurdish brigand chief with a large banking account in England sounds a wildly impossible conception.
THE CRADLE OF MANKINDW.A. WIGRAM
More than that, he has the sly and stealthy manners of the sneak-thief and the brigand.
BIRDS OF THE ROCKIESLEANDER SYLVESTER KEYSER
There was a scene in the cottage of a brigand who lived with his sister, he was out and she was alone.
CASTELLINARIAHENRY FESTING JONES
Sometimes he assumes the serious ferocity of a brigand chief or the haughty punctiliousness of a hidalgo.
THE MEMOIRS OF COUNT CARLO GOZZI; VOLUME THE FIRSTCOUNT CARLO GOZZI
No, sir; I shall hold myself at your orders, time and place fitting, but I 'll neither shoot nor be shot at like a brigand.
TONY BUTLERCHARLES JAMES LEVER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BRIGAND

  • brigand
  • criminal
  • crook
  • desperado
  • forager
  • gangster
  • gunperson
  • highwayperson
  • hijacker
  • holdup person
  • hooligan
  • marauder
  • mobster
  • outlaw
  • pillager
  • pirate
  • plunderer
  • racketeer
  • raider
  • ravager
  • robber
  • villain
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.