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Assault

Meanings and phrases

Assault

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. thoroughbred that won the triple crown in 1946

assault

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. close fighting during the culmination of a military attack
  2. a threatened or attempted physical attack by someone who appears to be able to cause bodily harm if not stopped
  3. the crime of forcing a woman to submit to sexual intercourse against her will; rape; violation; ravishment

assault

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. attack someone physically or emotionally; assail; set on; attack
  2. attack in speech or writing; attack; round; assail; lash out; snipe
  3. force (someone) to have sex against their will; rape; ravish; violate; dishonor; dishonour; outrage

aggravated assault

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a reckless attack with intent to injure seriously (as with a deadly weapon)
E.g.
  • Rape, aggravated assault, and burglary have decreased.
  • Assault is often subdivided into two categories, simple assault and aggravated assault.
  • The three men received fines and suspended sentences of 18 months for aggravated assault.

amphibious assault

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an amphibious operation attacking a land base that is carried out by troops that are landed by naval ships
E.g.
  • Later, "Thetis Bay" became a full amphibious assault ship (LHP-6).
  • This amphibious assault was executed by one of Couch's brigades under Col. Norman J.
  • One-man turret armed as on US Marine Corps AAV7A1 armoured amphibious assault vehicles.

assault and battery

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an assault in which the assailant makes physical contact; battery
E.g.
  • The charges ranged from kidnapping to assault and battery to bank robbery.
  • South African law does not draw the distinction between assault and battery.
  • He was later found not guilty of misdemeanor assault and battery on September 15, 2015.

assault gun

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an armored vehicle with the chassis of a tank (but no turret) and a large gun; used as an antitank weapon and to support infantry
  2. any of the automatic rifles or semiautomatic rifles with large magazines designed for military use; assault rifle

assault rifle

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of the automatic rifles or semiautomatic rifles with large magazines designed for military use; assault gun
E.g.
  • 58 assault rifle or the Uk vz.
  • The standard issue assault rifle RK 62 is also being upgraded to a new variant.
  • In 1946, a new design competition was initiated to develop a new assault rifle.

sexual assault

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a statutory offense that provides that it is a crime to knowingly cause another person to engage in an unwanted sexual act by force or threat; sexual abuse; sex crime; sex offense
E.g.
  • 64, was for the purposes of the sexual assault.
  • after allegations of sexual assault surfaced.
  • The coroner found no signs of sexual assault.

assault against

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Confucius ordered two officers to lead an assault against the rebels.
  • In May 1291, al-Ashraf Khalil's army launched the assault against Acre.
  • Wherever we find the Malian army we will launch the assault against them.

assault rifles

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Two AK 47 assault rifles and ammunition were seized.
  • Specially-trained forces use Diemaco C8 assault rifles.
  • Unit-level weapons are submachine guns, shotguns and assault rifles.

final assault

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Newscasters were calling it the "final assault".
  • A final assault on April 14 was again repulsed.
  • 76 more died in the final assault on April 19.

indecent assault

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Savitz was first arrested in 1978 on an indecent assault charge.
  • They were also charged with five counts of indecent assault of which they were acquitted.
  • Taylor sentenced Goad to life imprisonment for two charges of indecent assault and 14 counts of rape.

frontal assault

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In a frontal assault on 8–9 July the northern half of the city was captured.
  • When Ba recovered, his company launched a frontal assault on the VC's foxhole line.
  • On January 8, 1815, the British launched a major frontal assault against Jackson's defenses.

air assault

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On 1 December 2006, it was redesignated as an air assault brigade.
  • Tolson's plan called for an air assault by two battalions of the 3rd Brigade northwest of Huế.
  • In Sarawak, the British SAS launched an air assault operation with Westland Wessex Mk.1 helicopter containing 16 personnel.

during the assault

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • One CH-46 was shot down during the assault with no Marine losses.
  • The two groups were about the same in the amount of drug use and drinking during the assault.
  • The first officers that arrived on scene managed to escort some people out of the building during the assault.

initial assault

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Banning joins the White House's defenders during Kang's initial assault.
  • After the initial assault, the Red Sticks regrouped and defeated these troops.
  • RCLs landed troops, vehicles, and stores following the initial assault landings.

assault weapons

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It also included a subsection of assault weapons ban for a ten-year period.
  • He believes strongly in one's right to bear arms and calls for a permanent lift on assault weapons bans.
  • At a town hall near Parkland, supporters passed out red bumper stickers calling for an assault weapons ban.

charged with assault

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Jai is then arrested and charged with assault.
  • He was charged with assault causing grievous bodily harm.
  • She is charged with assault, but Sonny makes sure she is released.

assault force

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Most of these were under the command of LIV Corps, the main assault force.
  • Kang discovers the assault force and activates advanced Hydra 6 anti-aircraft system.
  • About 1 am, the first Chinook helicopter arrived at Khak Khuday Dan and landed its assault force.

airborne assault

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This airborne assault would be made in daylight.
  • It also supported the airborne assault across the Rhine in March.
  • The unit participated in the airborne assault of Myitkyina, Burma on 17 May 1944.

assault charges

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On April 24, Manziel was indicted by a Dallas grand jury on misdemeanor assault charges for the incident.
  • Five of the arrests were on various assault charges against women, four while he was an active player in the NFL.
  • They were released on bail after an embassy official promised they would be returned to face sexual assault charges.

launched an assault

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • After only a week in command, he launched an assault upon the Crimea.
  • On 15 September the Greeks launched an assault on the Rimini airfield.
  • On 19 May 1915, the Turkish launched an assault against the Anzac perimeter.

assault guns

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Some 65 Sturmgeschütz III assault guns were available to support them.
  • Each platoon was equipped with assault guns, short-barreled howitzers in an open turret on an M8 chassis.
  • Luck's regiment was stationed at Vimont, southeast of Caen, with two companies of assault guns in support.

assault troops

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The next morning the assault troops, including those from Callaway, were landed on the Lingayen beaches.
  • Riflemen are the primary scouts, assault troops, and close combat forces available to the Marine Air Ground Task Force.
  • Jünger led a company of assault troops during the final German Spring Offensive, 21 March 1918 when he was wounded again.

first assault

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This was his first assault involving murder.
  • A first assault took place in Goa from 4 March to 20 May 1510.
  • In the first assault several of the workers, as well as one of the policemen, are killed.

main assault

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Before the main assault, on 1 October 7 S.L.I.
  • Most of these were under the command of LIV Corps, the main assault force.
  • However, the main assault aimed at the peaks of Chunuk Bair and Hill 971 was less successful.

direct assault

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This was seen as a direct assault on picketing.
  • On 4 May Paulus ordered that no further attempts should be made to take Tobruk via a direct assault.
  • Such a strategy could not succeed without the continuing threat of defeat by direct assault in each of the positions assumed by Lee's army.

assault across

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It also supported the airborne assault across the Rhine in March.
  • The Republican Army had time to reorganize, and to plan the assault across the River Ebro.
  • The group flew missions attacking airfields to aid the Allied assault across the Rhine in March 1945.

assault began

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On June 3, 1920 another Russian assault began north of the city.
  • The infantry assault began at 1000, directly at the boundary between Army Groups North and Center.
  • suffered heavy casualties, around 25% due to machine gun and rifle fire but occupied the village some two hours after the assault began.

physical assault

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Li was the victim of a physical assault in 2016.
  • Only two members were identified and charged with physical assault for the incident.
  • Spider is easily angered, his displays of temper ranging from mild verbal outbursts to violent physical assault.

assault ship

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Later, "Thetis Bay" became a full amphibious assault ship (LHP-6).
  • 1 18,860-tonne full deck amphibious assault ship with hospital and well deck and facilities to serve as fleet flagship.
  • USS LCI(L)-93 USS "LCI(L)-93" was an amphibious assault ship (Landing Craft Infantry - Large), commissioned in 1943 by the United States Coast Guard.
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