Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Arabic translation of “attack”

See all translations

attack

noun
 
/əˈtæk/
B1 a violent act intended to hurt or damage someone or something
هُجوم
There was a terrorist attack on the capital.
a sudden, short illness
نُوبة
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
مُهاجِم
They have a strong attack this year.
(Definition of attack noun from the Cambridge English-Arabic Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “attack” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

lamb

a young sheep, or the flesh of a young sheep eaten as meat

Word of the Day

The way we move (Verbs for walking and running)

by Kate Woodford,
March 25, 2015
​​​ This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,

Read More 

stackin’ p

March 30, 2015
idiom slang earning a lot of money ‘That’s a very generous present.”Yeah, well, she’s stackin’ p, innit?’

Read More