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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. someone who fights (or is fighting);
[syn: combatant, battler, belligerent, fighter, scrapper]


ADJECTIVE (1)

1. engaging in or ready for combat;


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Combatant \Com"bat*ant\, a. [F. combattant, p. pr.] Contending; disposed to contend. --B. Jonson. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Combatant \Com"bat*ant\, n. [F. combattant.] One who engages in combat. IN military use, opposed to noncombatant. "The mighty combatants." --Milton. [1913 Webster] A controversy which long survived the original combatants. --Macaulay [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

combatant adj 1: engaging in or ready for combat n 1: someone who fights (or is fighting) [syn: combatant, battler, belligerent, fighter, scrapper]