An unprovoked attack or warlike act; specif., the use of armed force by a state in violation of its international obligations
A violent physical attack, as with blows.
The experience or beginning of a feeling, need, or desire:
An effort or a try.
The team in possession of the ball or puck, or those players whose primary duty is to attempt to score.
(Countable, military) An attack.
A headlong dash forward; strong onward rush
The definition of an onslaught is a violent attack, or a situation where you are suddenly bombarded with a lot of things or people all at once.
A perfectly thrown ball:
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