The Youngstown vindicator named 2011 the “Year of the Earthquakes” in Mahoning County.
The late-life Vidal presented himself as a national conscience, a vindicator of small r-republican ideals against imperial excess.
And yet the vindicator of Floyd intends, we are told, to vindicate himself!
He is a novelist as well as the historian and vindicator of his country.
If so, all women should honour Vashti as the vindicator of their dues.
She drive his benefactor, her grandsire's vindicator, from his own hearth!
Brutus, Brutus, vindicator of lost freedom, you are too proud to be a slave!
A discoverer and colonist; a vindicator of some part at least of America from Spanish claims?
Thus again the abolitionist reappeared in the vindicator of our independence.
Thus far he figures as the vindicator of simple veracity against those who, in the name of morals, would make it of no account.
1620s, "to avenge or revenge," from Latin vindicatus, past participle of vindicare (see vindication). Meaning "to clear from censure or doubt, by means of demonstration" is recorded from 1630s. Related: Vindicated, vindicating.