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assault

noun [C, U]
 
 
/əˈsɔːlt/
an attack: an assault on a police officer sexual assault Physical and sexual assault and abductionSexual activity in general
assault verb [T]
Translations of “assault”
in Korean 공격…
in Arabic هُجوم…
in French (tentative de) viol…
in Turkish saldırı, hücum…
in Italian attacco, assalto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 毆打, 襲擊,攻擊, 攻關,攻堅…
in Russian нападение…
in Polish napaść…
in Spanish agresión sexual, intento de violación…
in Portuguese agressão…
in German die Vergewaltigung…
in Catalan agressió, atac…
in Japanese 攻撃, 暴力…
in Chinese (Simplified) 殴打, 袭击,攻击, 攻关,攻坚…
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