Translation of "attack" - English-Japanese dictionary

attack

noun uk /əˈtæk/ us /əˈtæk/

B1 a violent act intended to hurt or damage someone or something

攻撃
There was a terrorist attack on the capital.

a sudden, short illness

発病, 発作
He had a nasty attack of flu.
He had a terrible allergy attack.

B1 UK US offense the part of a sports team that tries to score points

攻撃選手
They have a strong attack this year.
verb uk /əˈtæk/ us /əˈtæk/

B1 to use violence to hurt or damage someone or something

~を攻撃する, 襲う
He was attacked by a gang of youths.

to say that someone or something is bad

~を批判する
She has attacked the government’s new education policy.

(Translation of “attack” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)