Synonyms and Antonyms of raider

  1. one that starts armed conflict against another especially without reasonable cause villagers lived in constant fear of the raiders, who captured their women and children and sold them into slavery Synonyms invader, aggressorRelated Words initiator, instigator; ambuscader, ambusher, assailant, attacker, forayer, pillager, plunderer; hawk, jingo, jingoist, militant, militarist, war hawk, warmonger; belligerent, cobelligerent, combatantNear Antonyms defender; dove, pacifist, peacemaker; nonbelligerent

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