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Assault — synonyms, definition

1. assault (Noun)

44 synonyms
abduction advance aggression attack battery beating blockade blow bout charge combat debasement defilement descent desecration encounter foray go hitting incursion • • •
4 definitions

assault (Noun) — Thoroughbred that won the triple crown in 1946.

assault (Noun) — (military) close fighting during the culmination of a military attack.

assault (Noun) — A threatened or attempted physical attack by someone who appears to be able to cause bodily harm if not stopped.

assault (Noun) — The crime of forcing a woman to submit to sexual intercourse against her will.

13 types of
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9 types
aggravated assault assault and battery battery carnal abuse date rape mugging resisting arrest statutory rape storm
4 parts of
attack onrush onset onslaught

2. assault (Verb)

46 synonyms
abuse assail attack attempt beleaguer beset besiege charge combat come at defile deflower dishonor dishonour engage fall upon forage foray force invade • • •
3 definitions

assault (Verb) — Use aggressive force against. ex. "The mugger assaulted the woman"

assault (Verb) — Force (someone) to have sex against their will. ex. "The woman was assaulted on her way home at night"

assault (Verb) — Aggressively challenge in speech or writing. ex. "The editors of the left-leaning paper assaulted the new House Speaker"

5 types of
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32 types
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