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attack

verb /əˈtӕk/
to make a sudden, violent attempt to hurt or damage
angreifen
He attacked me with a knife The village was attacked from the air.
to speak or write against
angreifen
The Prime Minister’s policy was attacked in the newspapers.
(in games) to attempt to score a goal.
angreifen
Real Madrid were attacking the Barcelona goal.
to make a vigorous start on
in Angriff nehmen
It’s time we attacked that pile of work.
(Definition of attack from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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