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English English - Definition of assail 
v. assault, attack, set upon
Spanish English To Spanish - assail 
v. arremeter; atacar, acometer contra, agredir, asaltar, embestir, invadir, tomar por asalto
French English To French - assail 
v. assaillir; envahir, agresser, attaquer; harceler
German English To German - assail 
v. bestürmen, angreifen
Italian English To Italian - assail 
v. assalire, attaccare, assaltare, dare l'assalto a; aggredire, investire; affrontare decisamente
Portuguese English To Portuguese - assail 
v. assaltar, atacar, arremeter
Russian English To Russian - assail 
г. наступать, атаковать, нападать, резко критиковать
Turkish English To Turkish - assail 
f. saldırmak, hücum etmek; dil uzatmak
Albanian English To Albanian - assail 
v. sulmoj, mbyt
Dutch English To Dutch - assail 
ww. aanvallen, overvallen
Greek English To Greek - assail 
ρήμ. προσβάλλω, επιτίθεμαι εναντίον, επιτίθεμαι
ChineseS English To ChineseS - assail 
(动) 质问; 攻击
ChineseT English To ChineseT - assail 
(動) 質問; 攻擊
Japanese English To Japanese - assail 
(動) 攻撃する
Korean English To Korean - assail 
동. 습격하다, 공격하다, 엄습하다, 비난하다
Definitions
verb: attack someone physically or emotionally Example:Nightmares assailed him regularly.
verb: launch an attack or assault on; begin hostilities or start warfare with Example:Serbian forces assailed Bosnian towns all week.
verb: attack in speech or writing



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 Synonyms for assail
1. revile: denounce, vituperate, belabour, criticise, criticize, impugn, malign, vilify
2. assault: attack, beset, storm, charge, set upon, raid, fall upon
Tenses for assail
Present participle: assailing
Present: assail (3.person: assails)
Past: assailed
Future: will assail
Present conditional: would assail
Present Perfect: have assailed (3.person: has assailed)
Past Perfect: had assailed
Future Perfect: will have assailed
Past conditional: would have assailed


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