Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Polish translation of “attack”

attack

noun
 
 
/əˈtæk/
VIOLENCE [C, U] B1 a violent act intended to hurt or damage someone or something
atak, szturm
a terrorist attack on the capitalAttacking and invading
CRITICISM [C, U] when you say something to strongly criticize someone or something
atak, napaść
a scathing attack on the presidentDisapproving and criticizingDamaging reputation
ILLNESS [C] a sudden, short illness
atak, napad
a nasty attack of fluBeing and falling illDisease and illness - general words
SPORT [C, U] in games such as football, when the players in a team try to score points, goals, etc
atak
→ See also counter-attackCompeting in sportCompeting and contending (non-sporting)Competitors and participants in sports and games
(Definition of attack noun from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “attack” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

scrumpy

an alcoholic drink made from apples

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More