Attack

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Attack->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ attack
attack
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ assault
assault
assault and battery
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ onset
onset
onslaught
charge
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ aggression
aggression
offense
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ incursion
incursion
inroad
invasion
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ irruption
irruption
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ outbreak
outbreak
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ estrapade
estrapade
ruade
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ coupe de main
coupe de main
sally
sortie
camisade
raid
foray
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ run at
run at
run against
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ dead set at
dead set at
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ storm
storm
storming
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ boarding
boarding
escalade
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ siege
siege
investment
obsession|
=>!
bombardment
cannonade
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ fire
fire
volley
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ platoon fire
platoon fire
file fire
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ fusillade
fusillade
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ sharpshooting
sharpshooting
broadside
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ raking fire
raking fire
cross fire
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ volley of grapeshot
volley of grapeshot
feu d'enfer
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ cut
cut
thrust
lunge
pass
passado
carte and tierce
home thrust
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ coupe de bec
coupe de bec
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ kick
kick
punch
&c.(impulse) 276
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ battue
battue
razzia
Jacquerie
dragonnade
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ devastation
devastation
&c. 162
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ eboulement
eboulement
GRP: \\ N \\ 7
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ assailant
assailant
aggressor
invader
GRP: \\ N \\ 8
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ base of operations
base of operations
point of attack
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ echelon
echelon
PARAG:Attack->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ attack
attack
assault
assail
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ invade
invade
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ set upon
set upon
fall upon
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ charge
charge
impugn
break a lance with
enter the lists
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ assume the offensive
assume the offensive
take the offensive
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ be the aggressor
be the aggressor
become the aggressor
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ strike the first blow
strike the first blow
throw the first stone at
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ lift a hand against
lift a hand against
draw the sword against
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ take up the cudgels
take up the cudgels
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ advance against
advance against
march against
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ march upon
march upon
harry
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ come on
come on
show fight
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ strike at
strike at
poke at
thrust at
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ aim a blow at
aim a blow at
deal a blow at
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ give one a blow
give one a blow
fetch one a blow
fetch one a kick
give one a kick
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ have a cut at
have a cut at
have a shot at
take a cut at
take a shot at
have a fling at
have a shy at
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ be down upon
be down upon
pounce upon
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ fall foul of
fall foul of
pitch into
launch out against
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ bait
bait
slap on the face
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ make a thrust at
make a thrust at
make a pass at
make a set at
make a dead set at
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ bear down upon
bear down upon
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ close with
close with
come to close quarters
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ bring to bay
bring to bay
GRP: \\ V \\ 5
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ ride full tilt against
ride full tilt against
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ attack tooth and nail
attack tooth and nail
GRP: \\ V \\ 6
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ let fly at
let fly at
dash at
run a tilt at
rush at
tilt at
run at
fly at
hawk at
have at
let out at
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ make a dash
make a dash
make a rush at
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ strike home
strike home
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ drive one hard
drive one hard
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ press one hard
press one hard
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ be hard upon
be hard upon
run down
strike at the root of
GRP: \\ V \\ 7
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ lay about one
lay about one
run amuck
GRP: \\ V \\ 8
Sgm: \\ V \\ 8 \\ draw a bead on
draw a bead on
=>(U.S.)
GRP: \\ V \\ 9
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ fire upon
fire upon
fire at
fire a shot at
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ shoot at
shoot at
pop at
level at
let off a gun at
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ open fire
open fire
pepper
bombard
shell
pour a broadside into
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ fire a volley
fire a volley
fire red-hot shot
Sgm: \\ V \\ 9 \\ spring a mine
spring a mine
GRP: \\ V \\ 10
Sgm: \\ V \\ 10 \\ throw a stone
throw a stone
throw stones at
Sgm: \\ V \\ 10 \\ stone
stone
lapidate
pelt
Sgm: \\ V \\ 10 \\ hurl at
hurl at
hurl against
hurl at the head of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 10 \\ rock
rock
=>(U.S.)
beset
besiege
beleaguer
Sgm: \\ V \\ 10 \\ lay siege to
lay siege to
invest
open the trenches
plant a battery
sap
mine
Sgm: \\ V \\ 10 \\ storm
storm
board
scale the walls
GRP: \\ V \\ 11
Sgm: \\ V \\ 11 \\ cut and thrust
cut and thrust
bayonet
butt
Sgm: \\ V \\ 11 \\ kick
kick
strike
&c.(impulse) 276
Sgm: \\ V \\ 11 \\ whip
whip
&c.(punish) 972
PARAG:Attack->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ attacking
attacking
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ aggressive
aggressive
offensive
obsidional
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ up in arms
up in arms
PARAG:Attack->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ on the offensive
on the offensive
PARAG:Attack->Int
=>up and at them!
GRP: \\ Int \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Int \\ 1 \\ up and at them
up and at them

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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