Translation of "attack" - English-French dictionary

attack

verb /əˈtӕk/

to make a sudden, violent attempt to hurt or damage

attaquer
He attacked me with a knife
The village was attacked from the air.

to speak or write against

attaquer
The Prime Minister’s policy was attacked in the newspapers.

(in games) to attempt to score a goal.

attaquer
Real Madrid were attacking the Barcelona goal.

to make a vigorous start on

s’attaquer à
It’s time we attacked that pile of work.

(Translation of “attack” from the PASSWORD English–French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)