• (noun): A radical who employs terror as a political weapon; usually organizes with other terrorists in small cells; often uses religion as a cover for terrorist activities.
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on terrorist, terrorists:

Political Positions Of Joe Biden - Social Issues - Homeland Security
... April 19, 1995 Oklahoma City bombing, a domestic terrorist bomb attack that destroyed the Alfred P ... Murrah Federal Building, Biden drafted anti-terrorist legislation, which was ultimately defeated ... or facilitating it – was essentially a duplicate of the anti-terrorist legislation he had drafted years earlier ...
Terrorism In Uganda - Counter-terrorism Legislation - 2003 Terrorist Act
... acknowledged that "in the process of trying to arrest terrorists at times you find people who are innocent ... As you all very well know, a terrorist does not have any boundary ... So, operations against a terrorist are complicated ...
Bellevue Mosque
... has been in the focus of media several times for its alleged ties to various Islamist and terrorist-designated organizations ... has carried out several suicide attacks in Somalia and is designated as a terrorist organization by the United States Department of State ... It is also described, although not officially designated, as a terrorist organization by the Swedish Security Service among others ...
Terrorist Identities Datamart Environment
... The Terrorist Identities Datamart Environment (TIDE) is the U.S ... Government's central database on known or suspected international terrorists, and contains highly classified information provided by members of the Intelligence Community such as ... According to the FBI, international terrorists include those persons who carry out terrorist activities under foreign direction ...
Terrorist And Disruptive Activities (Prevention) Act
... Terrorist and Disruptive Activities (Prevention) Act, commonly known as TADA, was an Indian law active between 1985 and 1995 (modified in 1987) for the prevention of terrorist activities in Punjab ...

More definitions of "terrorist":

  • (adj): Characteristic of someone who employs terrorism (especially as a political weapon).
    Example: "Terrorist activity"; "terrorist state"

Famous quotes containing the word terrorist:

    The terrorist and the policeman both come from the same basket. Revolution, legality—counter-moves in the same game; forms of idleness at bottom identical.
    Joseph Conrad (1857–1924)