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Meaning of “assault” - Learner’s Dictionary

assault

noun [C, U]     /əˈsɔːlt/
an attack: an assault on a police officer sexual assault Physical and sexual assault and abductionSexual activity in general
assault verb [T]
Translations of “assault”
in Arabic هُجوم…
in Korean 공격…
in Malaysian rogol…
in French (tentative de) viol…
in Turkish saldırı, hücum…
in Italian attacco, assalto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 毆打, 襲擊,攻擊, 攻關,攻堅…
in Russian нападение…
in Polish napaść…
in Vietnamese hiếp dâm…
in Spanish agresión sexual, intento de violación…
in Portuguese agressão…
in Thai การข่มขืน…
in German die Vergewaltigung…
in Catalan agressió, atac…
in Japanese 攻撃, 暴力…
in Indonesian perkosaan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 殴打, 袭击,攻击, 攻关,攻坚…
(Definition of assault from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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