attack

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attack

noun

Definition of ATTACK

1
the act or action of setting upon with force or violence <The USS Constitution was nicknamed Old Ironsides after its oaken hull successfully withstood a British attack>
2
a sudden experiencing of a physical or mental disorder <malaria is characterized by periodic attacks of chills and fever>
Near Antonyms arrest, relief, remission

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