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Engelsk navneord: assault

1. assault (om handling) close fighting during the culmination of a military attack


Mindre specifikke termerbattle, conflict, engagement, fight


Mere specifikke termerresisting arrest, storm


Omfatter disse overordnede termerattack, onrush, onset, onslaught


Overordnet emneområdearmed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine

2. assault (om handling) a threatened or attempted physical attack by someone who appears to be able to cause bodily harm if not stopped


Mindre specifikke termerattack, attempt


Mere specifikke termeraggravated assault, assault and battery, battery, mugging

3. Assault (om dyr) thoroughbred that won the triple crown in 1946


Eksempler på forekomster af mindre specifikke termerthoroughbred

4. assault (om handling) the crime of forcing a woman to submit to sexual intercourse against her will


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)rape, ravishment, violation


Mindre specifikke termersex crime, sex offense, sexual abuse, sexual assault


Mere specifikke termercarnal abuse, date rape, statutory rape


Engelsk udsagnsord: assault

1. assault (om konkurrence) attack someone physically or emotionally


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe mugger assaulted the woman.
Nightmares assailed him regularly.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)assail, attack, set on


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody


Mere specifikke termerassault, bait, beset, blindside, bulldog, desecrate, dishonor, dishonour, jump, molest, outrage, outrage, profane, rape, ravish, reassail, rush, savage, set, set upon, sic, violate, violate

2. assault (om adfærd) force (someone) to have sex against their will


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe woman was raped on her way home at night.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)dishonor, dishonour, outrage, rape, ravish, violate


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termerassail, assault, attack, set on


Mere specifikke termergang-rape

3. assault (om kommunikation) attack in speech or writing


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe editors of the left-leaning paper attacked the new House Speaker.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)assail, attack, lash out, round, snipe


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termercriticise, criticize, knock, pick apart


Mere specifikke termerabuse, barrage, blackguard, blister, bombard, clapperclaw, claw, rip, rubbish, scald, shout, vitriol, whang, whip









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