Part of speech:
Abusive or improper treatment; spoiling or abuse:
The initial movement in a task or undertaking:
A payment made before due, as of wages
The command to attack:
An attack, especially a military air attack on a single group of targets.
To violate the virginity or chastity of
To attack verbally, as with ridicule or censure.
To direct an attack (at someone) in a sly or underhanded way
To attack or direct something at (someone) in a vigorous or angry outburst
To attack, damage, or destroy by or as if by blows.
To wait for or obtain a ride to work by standing at a roadside hoping to be picked up by a driver who needs another passenger to use the HOV lanes of a highway.
(Informal) To attack suddenly as from hiding
To fight is defined as to participate in a physical or verbal disagreement, or to face something and struggle through it.
To fight as a guerrilla in the woods.
Breach is defined as break or violate.
To attack from all sides; harass or besiege
(Slang) To avoid the penalties associated with (a charge, indictment, etc.); escape (a rap)
To break down or open by force:
To strike violently and repeatedly; batter or maul.
To beat soundly; thrash
To beat or strike as with a flail
To strike or beat, especially repeatedly with a flail or stick.
(--- Sports) To hit (a ball, puck, or shuttlecock) in a forceful overhand stroke.
To beat or hit with repeated blows, esp. with the fist
To confine in, or as in, a pound; to impound.
To hit, especially repeatedly, with a hammer; pound.
To pound; throb.
To strike with a buffet; to cuff; to slap.
To attack with blows; hit, beat, or whip.
To beat or strike with blow after blow; pound
To attack with words; abuse
The fact or state of being defended
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