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assails

verb
present tense third-person singular of assail

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1 to criticize harshly and usually publicly
  • the union organizers assailed the chemical company for failing to provide a safe working environment

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“Assails.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/assails. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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