assaultnounuk /əˈsɒlt/ us /əˈsɑːlt/
- The assault was premeditated and particularly brutal.
- Cash Junior made a full-frontal assault on Hollywood's 'moral delinquency'.
- Racially motivated assaults on Asians are increasing.
- Assaults on hospital staff have increased over the last year.
- Police are hunting a student attacker after an unprovoked assault in a night club.