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Tigers

noun

1 Tigers

A terrorist organization in Sri Lanka that began in 1970 as a student protest over the limited university access for Tamil students; currently seeks to establish an independent Tamil state called Eelam; relies on guerilla strategy including terrorist tactics that target key government and military personnel:
— The Tamil Tigers perfected suicide bombing as a weapon of war.

synonyms: Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, LTTE, Tamil Tigers, World Tamil Association, World Tamil Movement.

Dutch: LTTE, Tamil tijgers




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tiger

noun

1 tiger

A fierce or audacious person.

Roget 173: violence, inclemency, vehemence, might, impetuosity; boisterousness etc. adj.; effervescence, ebullition; turbulence, bluster; uproar, callithump [U.S.], ... show more

Roget 746: subject, liegeman; servant, retainer, follower, henchman, servitor, domestic, menial, help, lady help, employe, attache; ... show more

Roget 840: amusement, entertainment, recreation, fun, game, fun and games; diversion, divertissement; reaction, solace; pastime, passetemps [Fr.], sport; ... show more

Roget 861: courage, bravery, valor; resoluteness, boldness etc. adj.; spirit, daring, gallantry, intrepidity; contempt of danger, defiance of danger; derring-do; ... show more

Roget 913: evil doer, evil worker; wrongdoer etc. 949; mischief-maker, marplot; oppressor, tyrant; destroyer, Vandal; iconoclast.    firebrand, incendiary, ... show more

Roget 949: bad man, wrongdoer, worker of iniquity; evildoer etc. 913; sinner; the wicked etc. 945; bad example.    villain, rascal, ... show more

Dutch: tijger
Polish: bestia

2 tiger

Large feline of forests in most of Asia having a tawny coat with black stripes; endangered.

synonym: Panthera tigris.

Dutch: tijger
Polish: tygrys


Moby thesaurus: Achilles, David, Hector, Leo, Mafioso, Roland, Samson, Siberian tiger, Young Turk, a man, animal, anthropophagite, bank, barbarian, beast, beldam, berserk, berserker, bobcat, bomber ... show more.

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