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vigilante

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of vigilante

  1. one who inflicts punishment in return for an injury or offense <the danger of these self-appointed vigilantes is that they sometimes go after innocent people> Synonyms avenger, castigator, chastiser, punisher, scourge, nemesisRelated Words revenger; redresser, righter; requiterNear Antonyms ransomer, redeemer, vindicator


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