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attack

attacks

Substantiv
Vanligast
to try to hurt or defeat someone or something using violence
  • "the attack began at dawn"
  • "The flutist should have a wide variety of tonguing, from no attack in soft passages..."

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Vanlig sport
an offensive move in a sport or game
  • "they won the game with a 10-hit attack in the 9th inning"
Vanlig
an assault on someone

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Mindre vanlig medicin
a sudden occurrence of an uncontrollable condition
  • "an attack of diarrhea"
Mindre vanlig
turning your attention to a problem or a job etc.
  • "his attack on the problem was misguided"

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musik
a decisive manner of beginning a musical tone or phrase

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when you say something to strongly criticize someone or something
  • "The government has come under attack from all sides for cutting education spending"

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attack
launch an attack or assault on; begin hostilities with, as in warfare take the initiative and go on the offensive: "The Serbs attacked the village at night"
  • "The visting team started to attack"
  • "Hitler attacked Poland on September 1, 1939 and started World War II"

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attack verbally, in speech or writing
  • "The editors of the left-leaning paper attacked the new House Speaker"

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set to work upon; turn one's energies vigorously to a task
  • "I attacked the problem as soon as I got out of bed"