Simple Definition of saboteur
: a person who destroys or damages something deliberately : a person who performs sabotage
Full Definition of saboteur
: one that practices sabotage
Examples of saboteur in a sentence
The car's tires were slashed by saboteurs.
Origin of saboteur
French, from saboter
First Known Use: 1921
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