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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To set upon or work against forcefully. (past tense)

Usage examples (35)
  • Sergei Berezin attacked from the right side, but Dunham kicked out his pad to make the save.
  • Fourteen years ago Britain was being attacked from the air.
  • I am attacked from the extreme Left as a quote-unquote birther.
  • One comfort of being attacked is that one finds friends to help .... for more
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