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Translation of "attack" - English-Russian dictionary

attack

noun     /əˈtæk/
VIOLENCE [C, U]
B1 a violent act intended to hurt or damage someone or something нападение a terrorist attack on the capitalAttacking and invading
CRITICISM [C, U]
when you say something to strongly criticize someone or something нападки a scathing attack on the presidentDisapproving and criticizingDamaging reputation
ILLNESS [C]
a sudden, short illness приступ 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 атака →  See also counter-attack Competing in sportCompeting and contending (non-sporting)Competitors and participants in sports and games
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