Neighborhood warriors fighting against developers.
An example of a warrior is a soldier.
An example of a warrior is a person who is actively involved in stopping neighborhood drug problems; a neighborhood warrior.
Origin of warrior
- Middle English werreour from Old North French werreieur from werreier to make war from werre war war
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Middle English werreour, from Anglo-Norman *warrier Old French guerreier (“fighter, combattant"), from Late Latin guerra (“war")