verb (used with object)
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Origin of assault
synonym study for assault
OTHER WORDS FROM assault
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH assaultassault , battery
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Example sentences from the Web for assault
Here, the stimulation lowered pro-inflammatory molecules in the blood either before or after the LPS assault.We Need New, Safer Ways to Treat Pain. Could Electroacupuncture Be One?|Shelly Fan|August 18, 2020|Singularity Hub
The USS Bonhomme Richard, an almost 900-foot marine assault vessel, caught fire on July 12 and blanketed the region in smoke.
Long before the USS Bonhomme Richard, an amphibious assault ship, caught fire Sunday morning, San Diego portside communities were already working to measure and quell the air pollution they regularly experience from nearby industrial shipyards.Answers on Navy Fire’s Health Impacts Won’t Come Right Away|MacKenzie Elmer|July 14, 2020|Voice of San Diego
That includes a number of vandalism and property damage cases, as well as reported assaults on officers.Years Into Smart Streetlights Program, Council Will Write Surveillance Rules|Jesse Marx|July 9, 2020|Voice of San Diego
VOSD’s Kayla Jimenez this week laid out a disturbing pattern of accusations of assault and harassment at Westview High School in the Poway Unified School District.
Luckily, Tor was prepared for this sort of assault, and has built-in defenses to protect against it.
In their midst stands a soldier with the Lebanese armed forces in a red beret, sporting an assault rifle and an unblinking stare.
For them, the trauma of assault can be compounded by a lack of institutional support, and even disciplinary action.Jameis Winston Cleared of Rape Like Every Other College Sports Star|Robert Silverman|December 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Bill Cosby is facing allegations of assault and sexual misconduct by many women.
Although Korra looks at PTSD and assault with supernatural grandiosity, fans were quick to pick up on it in some forums.
I knew Brunow a great deal too well to think him likely to assault me after having put me on my guard by a threat.In Direst Peril|David Christie Murray
In his ears there sounded surely the cries of Paris, urging him to the assault to the barricades of Fame.A Spirit in Prison|Robert Hichens
Three times they mounted to the assault, here through the breach, yonder by means of their scaling ladders.The Executioner's Knife|Eugne Sue
But on the 2nd of October the fortress, which had been heroically defended, was taken by assault.
The assault by sixteen thousand men in 1351 was stoutly opposed, and collapsed suddenly by proffers of peace.The Story of Switzerland|Lina Hug
British Dictionary definitions for assault
- the culmination of a military attack, in which fighting takes place at close quarters
- (as modifier)assault troops