OTHER WORDS FROM combatantpre·com·bat·ant, nounun·com·bat·ant, adjective
How to use combatant in a sentence
But brotherly love among enemy combatants was not something that the high command encouraged.
“We faced these issues of combatants without insignia in Iraq and Afghanistan,” he said.Shocked by Ukraine Violence, NATO Prepares to Face Down Putin|Leo Cendrowicz|October 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Lt. Commander Kevin Bogucki is a Navy JAG officer serving as defense counsel for enemy combatants detained at Guantanamo.A Navy Lawyer Cries Foul on Gitmo’s Kafkaesque Legal System|Eleanor Clift|September 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“They are all enemy combatants, and their blood shall be on all their heads,” the post reads.Israeli Politician Declares ‘War’ on ‘the Palestinian People’|Gideon Resnick|July 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Both combatants wanted the same thing; to keep Arya Stark safe.
The battle raged for three hours, the combatants being finally within fifty yards of each other.
Groups of hundreds of non-combatants were hurrying off from the beleaguered insurgent capital.
The prolonged and doubtful struggle naturally wearied out the patience of the non-combatants behind Gillies Hill.
In the bows of each boat was a kind of ladder or steps, on which stood one of the combatants with a pole.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer
The non-combatants retired behind the hill in the rear, afterwards named from them the Gillies' (that is, Servants') Hill.