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a violent attempt to harm a person, animal, or place
a physical attack on someone, or the crime of physically attacking someone
a violent physical attack on someone, especially because of the group they belong to
an attack by people or animals running very fast towards someone or something
an attack against someone who has just attacked you in a war, game, or argument
repeated hard hits or heavy attack
a sudden and unexpected attack on a place, especially by police
a sudden attack on an opponent
an act of hitting someone many times, especially with a stick
English version of thesaurus of an attack on someone
in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them
the work that a teacher does when they teach a particular subject, especially to one person or to...
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