Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Polish translation of “attack”

See all translations

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-attack Competing 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

piglet

a baby pig

Word of the Day

I won’t tolerate it! Replacing formal words with phrasal verbs.

by Liz Walter,
April 01, 2015
When you are using a language, it is important to understand if a word is formal or informal, so that you can use it in an appropriate way. You might hear people saying dosh for money, or spud for potato, but they wouldn’t write those words in a formal essay. Similarly, a

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