raider

[rey-der]
noun
1.
a person or thing that raids.
2.
a commando, ranger, or the like, specially trained to participate in military raids.
3.
a light, fast warship, aircraft, etc., used in such a raid.
4.
a person who seizes control of a company, as by secretly buying stock and gathering proxies.
5.
Informal. a person who works within an organization for the purpose of gathering evidence of wrongdoing.

Origin:
1860–65; raid + -er1

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raider

noun
1. someone who takes spoils or plunder (as in war) [syn: plunderer
2. a corporate investor who intends to take over a company by buying a controlling interest in its stock and installing new management 
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Example sentences for raiders
The umbers are thus used to fighting wildling raiders from the north.
He also claimed that they hid in their boltholes to escape detection by raiders.
The island has been visited by various raiders and trading peoples over the years.
The usmc commandos were known collectively as marine raiders.
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