from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One who commits sabotage.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A person who intentionally causes the destruction of property in order to hinder the efforts of his/her enemy.

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

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


French, from saboter, to sabotage; see sabotage.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From French saboteur. (Wiktionary)



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