assault englannista suomeksi
hyökätä, käydä kimppuun
- The Spanish general prepared to renew the assault.
1814, (w), ''The Excursion'', Book 5
- Unshaken bears the assault / Of their most dreaded foe, the strong southwest.
A violent onset or attack with moral weapons, for example words, arguments, appeals, and the like
An attempt to commit battery: a violent attempt, or willful effort with force or violence, to do hurt to another, but without necessarily touching his person, as by lifting a fist in a threatening manner, or by striking at him and missing him.
The crime whose action is such an attempt.
An act that causes someone to apprehend imminent bodily harm.
The tort whose action is such an act.
A non-competitive combat between two fencers.
''Tom was accused of assaulting another man outside a nightclub.''
''Loud music assaulted our ears as we entered the building.''