to come under attack

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: to be attacked The troops suddenly came under attack. The new policy has come under attack by environmentalists.

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“To come under attack.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/to%20come%20under%20attack. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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