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
A fierce attack.
An attack; assault
Attitude or position of attack
The person, army, etc. that is attacking
Aggression is defined as an unprovoked attack or harmful action against another.
The fact or state of being defended
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