English → English - attack

Pronunciation
n. assault; spasm, seizure; onslaught
v. assault, assail

English → Spanish - attack

Pronunciation
s. ataque, acometida, acometimiento, agresión, arremetida, atentado, embestida, ofensiva, razzia
v. atacar, acometer contra, agredir, batir en brecha, cargar contra, embestir; arremeter, hacer un ataque, ir a la carga; criticar, criticar fuertemente; invadir, asaltar, tomar por asalto; impugnar

English → French - attack

Pronunciation
n. attaque; irruption, assaut; charge
v. attaquer, assaillir, prendre d'assaut

English → German - attack

Pronunciation
n. Angriff; Anfall
v. angreifen, attakieren

English → Indonesian - attack

Pronunciation
n. serangan, penyerangan, sergapan, serbuan, penyerbuan, gangguan, tempuhan, gayung, makar, bidasan, serudukan, bangkitan
v. serang, menyerang, menyerbu, menempuh, menggasak, menubruk, menyergap, menjamah, menampar, mendatangi, mencela, mencelakan, mengecam, mengkritik, memecahkan, hinggap, menerpa

English → Italian - attack

Pronunciation
s. attacco, assalto; azione offensiva; accesso; critica violenta; avvio, inizio, impostazione; violenza carnale
v. attaccare, assalire; aggredire; denigrare, screditare; intraprendere, accingersi a, affrontare; usare violenza a, violentare

English → Polish - attack

Pronunciation
n. atak, natarcie, szturm, napaść, napad, paroksyzm, napasać, napasywać
v. atakować, zaatakować, najechać, napadać, zaczepić, porazić chorobą, kwestionować: ostro kwestionować, działać, jeść, najeżdżać, napasać, napasywać, napaść, zaczepiać

English → Portuguese - attack

Pronunciation
s. ataque; agressão; investida
v. atacar; combater; agredir

English → Romanian - attack

Pronunciation
n. atac, asalt, agresiune, năvală, năvălire, lovitură, iureş, critică, ofensivă, criză {med.}
v. ataca, asalta, năvăli, lovi, încolţi, critica

English → Russian - attack

Pronunciation
с. нападение, наступление, наступательный бой, атака, нападки; приступ, приступ болезни, вспышка болезни, припадок; инсульт
г. нападать, наступать, атаковать; накинуться, набрасываться; критиковать; энергично браться, предпринимать; поражать, разрушать; разъедать

English → Turkish - attack

Pronunciation
f. saldırmak, hücum etmek, girişmek, hamle yapmak; tecâvüz etmek; çatmak, eleştirmek, uğraşmak, koyulmak, taarruz etmek; tutulmak, yakalanmak; aşındırmak; dil uzatmak
i. saldırı, hücum, atak, hamle, koyulma, girişme; çatma, dil uzatma; tutulma, yakalanma; nöbet; kriz

English → Ukrainian - attack

Pronunciation
n. напад, наступ, критика: ворожа критика, приступ, атака, випад, нагін, напір, удар
v. нападати, атакувати, наїзджати, наїхати, критикувати, енергійно братися, уражати, руйнувати, нагабати, наступати, натирати

English → Dutch - attack

Pronunciation
zn. aanval (v.e. leger); aanval (hartaanval);inval
ww. aanvallen; invallen

English → Greek - attack

Pronunciation
ουσ. επίθεση, προσβολή
ρήμ. προσβάλλω, επιτίθεμαι

English → Arabic - attack

Pronunciation
‏مهاجمة، هجوم، نوبة قلب، إكراه هجومي، مداهمة، حملة‏
‏هاجم، شن هجوما، أغار، حمل على‏

English → Chinese - attack

Pronunciation
(名) 攻击; 发作; 抨击; 开始, 着手
(动) 动手处理; 抨击; 攻击; 袭击, 进攻

English → Chinese - attack

Pronunciation
(名) 攻擊; 發作; 抨擊; 開始, 著手
(動) 動手處理; 抨擊; 攻擊; 襲擊, 進攻

English → Hindi - attack

Pronunciation
n. आक्रमण, रेला, वार, आक्षेप, धर्षण
v. आक्रमण करना, धावा करना, सिसकारना, धर्षण करना
a. आक्रमण का

English → Japanese - attack

Pronunciation
(動) 攻撃する; 非難する; 襲う
(名) 攻撃; 発病; 着手

English → Korean - attack

Pronunciation
명. 공격, 습격; 경련, 발병; 맹공격
동. 공격하다,침범하다, 습격하다

English → Vietnamese - attack

Pronunciation
n. sự đánh, tấn công, phỉ báng, sự trở chứng, sự làm hại, sự ăn mòm, sự công kích
v. tấn công, bị bịnh
a. sự đánh nhạc

Definition of attack

Pronunciation
Noun
1. An attempt to cause damage or injury to, or to somehow detract from the worth or credibility of, a person, position, idea, object, or thing, by physical, verbal, emotional, or other assault.
They claimed the censorship of the article was an attack on free speech.
2. A time in which one attacks. The offence of a battle.
The army timed their attack to coincide with the local celebrations.
3. Collectively, the bowlers of a cricket side.
4. Any contact with the ball other than a serve or block which sends the ball across the plane of the net.
5. The three attackmen on the field or all the attackmen of a team.
6. The sudden onset of a disease.
I´ve had an attack of the flu.
7. An active episode of a chronic or recurrent disease.
8. The onset of a musical note, particularly with respect to the strength (and duration) of that onset.
9. The amount of time it takes for the volume of an audio signal to go from zero to maximum level (e.g. an audio waveform representing a snare drum hit would feature a very fast attack, whereas that of a wave washing to shore would feature a slow attack).
Verb
10. To apply violent force to someone or something.
This species of snake will only attack humans if it feels threatened.
11. To aggressively challenge a person, idea, etc., with words (particularly in newspaper headlines, because it typesets into less space than "criticize" or similar).
She published an article attacking the recent pay cuts.
12. To begin to affect; to act upon injuriously or destructively; to begin to decompose or waste.
13. To deal with something in a direct way; to set to work upon.
We´ll have dinner before we attack the biology homework.
14. To aim balls at the batsman’s wicket.
15. To set a field, or bowl in a manner designed to get wickets.
16. To bat aggressively, so as to score runs quickly.
17. To move forward in an attempt to actively score point, as opposed to trying not to concede.
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Verb Forms

Present participle: attacking
Present: attack (3.person: attacks)
Past: attacked
Future: will attack
Present conditional: would attack
Present Perfect: have attacked (3.person: has attacked)
Past Perfect: had attacked
Future Perfect: will have attacked
Past conditional: would have attacked
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