Home

Cite

Synonyms of bearer of the sword

Noun


1. Abu Sayyaf, Bearer of the Sword

usage: a small gang of terrorist thugs claiming to seek a separate Islamic state for the Muslim minority in the Philippines; uses bombing and assassination and extortion and kidnapping; "In 2001 Abu Sayyaf kidnapped twenty people and beheaded one of the American captives"

WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University.
All rights reserved.