saboteur

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n saboteur a member of a clandestine subversive organization who tries to help a potential invader
    • n saboteur someone who commits sabotage or deliberately causes wrecks
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Usage

In literature:

There was no need to upset the public and, more important, let the saboteur know how successful he had been.
"Sabotage in Space" by Carey Rockwell
Punishment of the saboteurs was therefore within the President's purely martial powers as Commander in Chief.
"The Constitution of the United States of America: Analysis and Interpretation"
I guess you'd call it in action against saboteurs.
"Space Platform" by Murray Leinster
The three saboteurs will be caught, I promise you.
"The Crystal Crypt" by Philip Kindred Dick
Is there a saboteur at work?
"Prologue to an Analogue" by Leigh Richmond
You are to turn it off, and to prevent the saboteur from stopping you.
"Where I Wasn't Going" by Walt Richmond
Just the idea of witnessing a big rocket shoot was exciting enough, even without the added attraction of a saboteur to be uncovered.
"The Scarlet Lake Mystery" by Harold Leland Goodwin
Evidently, the saboteur was a little flustered, not quite knowing who Karnes was.
"Instant of Decision" by Gordon Randall Garrett
Framed by Nazi saboteurs, Fifth Column operators.
"A Yankee Flier with the R.A.F." by Rutherford G. Montgomery
But the crowd evidently had taken her for a companion of the saboteur, and was determined she should not escape.
"Signal in the Dark" by Mildred A. Wirt
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In news:

Experts say saboteurs could cause more damage with rented backhoes than with computer viruses.
Syrian President Assad Calls Protesters 'Saboteurs'.
Robert de La Rochefoucauld , World War II Saboteur.
In Politics, Scamps, Saboteurs and the Occasional Criminal.
Photo courtesy of Placer County MuseumsCamp Flint soldiers roll up sleeping rolls while stationed in Auburn to guard railroad right-of-way over the Sierra from saboteurs.
Accused eco- saboteur Rebecca Rubin participated in five arsons, government alleges.
Robert de La Rochefoucauld, World War II Saboteur .
The most common saboteurs , used profanity and raised their voices.
Saboteur Brett Barrel Brown Ale.
Relaunched its seasonal single-serve beer, Saboteur Brett Barrel Brown Ale.
Saboteur , Smooch, and Will Eno's "Oh the Humanity".
Saboteur, Smooch , and Will Eno's "Oh the Humanity".
Zombies, saboteurs deliver game changer to Rick & Co.
Cotrona as Flint, while Ray Stevenson and Byung-hun Lee play two of Cobra 's nastiest customers, saboteur Firefly and ninja Storm Shadow respectively.
Chicago Area Museum Hosts Spies, Traitors, And Saboteurs: Fear And Freedom In America July 15, 2012 – January 6 , 2013.
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