Definition of Impaler

1. Noun. One who impales. ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Impaler

1. one that impales [n -S] - See also: impales

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Impaler

impairer
impairers
impairing
impairment
impairments
impairs
impala
impala lily
impalas
impalatable
impalation
impale
impaled
impalement
impalements
impaler (current term)
impalers
impales
impaling
impalla
impallas
impallid
impallided
impalliding
impallids
impalm
impalmed
impalming
impalms
impalpabilities

Literary usage of Impaler

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1. Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature (1907)
"The father of this Vlad impaler. had himself been notorious for his ferocity, but his son, during his Turkish sojourn, had improved on his father's example. ..."

2. The History of the Balkan Peninsula: From the Earliest Times to the Present Day by Ferdinand Schevill (1922)
"Nevertheless the impaler could fight like a fiend and repeatedly defeated both the lieutenants of Mohammed and the redoubtable Mohammed himself. ..."

3. The Papacy and the Levant, 1204-1571 by Kenneth M. Setton (1978)
"After an extraordinarily difficult but finally successful campaign against Vlad III Dracula, later known as "Tepes" ("the impaler"), the notorious voivode ..."

4. Roumania Past and Present by James Samuelson (1882)
"Between that time and 1473 he once, if not twice, defeated Radu (the brother of Vlad the impaler), King of Wallachia, and in 1475 he was at war with the ..."

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