vigilante definition, vigilante meaning | English dictionary

Search also in: Web News Encyclopedia Images
Collins

vigilante

  

      n  
1    one of an organized group of citizens who take upon themselves the protection of their district, properties, etc.  
2      (Also called)    vigilance man     (U.S.)   a member of a vigilance committee  
     (C19: from Spanish, from Latin vigilare to keep watch)  
English Collins Dictionary - English Definition & Thesaurus  
Add your entry in the Collaborative Dictionary.

Advertising