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onslaught

noun [C] uk   /ˈɒn.slɔːt/ us    /ˈɑːn.slɑːt/
a very powerful attack: It is unlikely that his forces could withstand an allied onslaught for very long. Scotland's onslaught on Wales in the second half of the match earned them a 4–1 victory.
Translations of “onslaught”
in Spanish ataque, asalto, embestida…
in French assaut…
in German heftiger Angriff…
in Chinese (Traditional) 猛攻, 攻擊, 襲擊…
in Russian нападение, удар…
in Turkish şiddetli saldırı, müthiş taarruz, hücum…
in Chinese (Simplified) 猛攻, 攻击, 袭击…
in Polish atak…
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