Synonyms for Perpetrator:


perpetrator (noun)
wrongdoer (noun)

Usage examples for perpetrator

  1. In unison, the keenness of the hunt for the perpetrator of the so- called dastardly outrage rose four hundred per cent. – The Spoilers of the Valley by Robert Watson
  2. Emboldened by the impunity with which he has escaped the hands of justice, he may be walking securely down our streets, and talking of the very crime of which he is the perpetrator – The Mystery of a Hansom Cab by Fergus Hume
  3. The perpetrator of this singular act of atonement was the beautiful Julia, eldest daughter of the Adjutant- General, Sir John Macdonald, and the lady whom the Duke of Wellington pronounced the handsomest woman in London; a verdict which appeared to me too favorable, though she certainly was one of the handsomest women in London. – Records of a Girlhood by Frances Ann Kemble