Example sentences for: aggressors

How can you use “aggressors” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Clinton has responded by casting the Serbs as the aggressors.

  • When Pollak turns to Bettelheim's career at the Orthogenic School, he indicts the psychoanalyst for wholesale abuse of power and implies a facile symmetry: This camp victim identified with the aggressors, and went on to become a Gestapo figure in his own well-barricaded fortress.

  • There's probably no staler chestnut than the Southern alibi that it wasn't slavery's defense but honor and loyalty to place that made most Confederates take up arms to fight the Northern "aggressors."

  • (Republicans named it the "Defense of Marriage Act," framing gays as the aggressors.)

  • To drive home his point that inaction, like action, requires justification and bears consequences, Clinton distilled his frame job to a brilliant sound bite: "In dealing with aggressors in the Balkans, hesitation is a license to kill."

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