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Significado de “assault” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "assault" - Diccionario Inglés

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assaultnoun

uk   /əˈsɒlt/  us   /əˈsɑːlt/
C2 [C or U] a violent attack: He was charged with sexual assault.UK The number of indecent assaults has increased alarmingly over the past year. an assault on a police officer They launched an assault on the capital yesterday.
[C] a determined or serious attempt to do something difficult: Women's groups have demanded a nationwide assault on sexism in the workplace. She died heroically during an assault on the world's second-highest mountain.
assault and battery [U] specialized
a threat to injure someone followed by a violent attack on them

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assaultverb [T]

uk   /əˈsɒlt/  us   /əˈsɑːlt/
C2 to attack someone violently: A woman and a man have been convicted of assaulting a police officer. He had attempted to sexually assault the woman.
(Definition of assault from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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assaultverb [T]

 us   /əˈsɔlt/
to make a sudden, violent attack on someone
assault
noun [C/U]  us   /əˈsɔlt/
[C] University officials are concerned about a series of assaults on teachers and students near the campus.
(Definition of assault from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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