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An attack on someone - synonyms or related words

attack

noun

a violent attempt to harm a person, animal, or place

assault

noun

a physical attack on someone, or the crime of physically attacking someone

bashing

noun

a violent physical attack on someone, especially because of the group they belong to

onslaught

noun

an attack

charge

noun

an attack by people or animals running very fast towards someone or something

counterattack

noun

an attack against someone who has just attacked you in a war, game, or argument

pounding

noun

repeated hard hits or heavy attack

swoop

noun

a sudden and unexpected attack on a place, especially by police

salvo

noun

a sudden attack on an opponent

tanning

noun

an act of hitting someone many times, especially with a stick

bit rot

when electronic information is lost because the software or devices needed to read it are no longer available

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