Definition of Batterer

1. n. One who, or that which, batters.



Definition of Batterer

1. Noun. Agent noun of batter; one who batters. ¹

2. Noun. One who batters their spouse: one who commits domestic violence. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Batterer

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

Lexicographical Neighbors of Batterer

batteners
battening
battens
batter
batter's box
batter's boxes
batter bread
batter up
battercake
battered
battered child syndrome
battered spouse syndrome
battered women
batteree
batterees
batterer (current term)
batterers
batterie
batterie de cuisine
batteries
battering
battering ram
battering rams
battering train
battering trains
batterings
batterlike
battero
batteros
batters

Literary usage of Batterer

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. State Codes on Domestic Violence: Analysis, Commentary and Recommendations by Barbara J. Hart (1994)
"The Texas code they can make informed decisions about their uniquely compels a party for whom batterer treat- own lives.394 A secondary purpose for limited ..."

2. Legal Interventions in Family Violence: Research Findings & Policy Implications edited by Jeremy Travis (1998)
"... batterer and Victim Characteristics Selected Findings and Implications Drawn From Findings About Partner Violence From the Dunedin Multidisciplinary ..."

3. Programs for Men Who Batter: Intervention and Prevention Strategies in a ...by Etiony Aldarondo, Fernando Mederos by Etiony Aldarondo, Fernando Mederos (2002)
"batterer programs: What we know and what we need to know. ... A multi-site evaluation of batterer intervention systems: A summary ..."

4. Victims of Child Abuse; Domestic Violence; Elderly Abuse; Rape, Robbery, Assau< & Violent Death: A Manual for Clergy & Congregations (1992)
"Many batterer programs accept clients on probation who are referred by criminal courts.34 Judges have found that these programs offer a useful dispositional ..."

5. Using Civil Remedies for Criminal Behavior: Rationale, Case Studies by Peter Finn (1997)
"The batterer may also be required to participate in individual therapy, to seek psychiatric help, or to participate in an outpatient drug dependency program ..."

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