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General dictionaries General (9 matching dictionaries)
  1. attacks: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  2. attacks: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  3. Attack's, Attacks, attack's, attacks: Wordnik [home, info]
  4. attacks: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  5. Attacks: Wiktionary [home, info]
  6. attacks: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  7. attacks: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  8. Attacks, The attacks: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  9. attacks: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. The attacks, attacks: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. The attacks, attacks: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. The attacks, attacks: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. attacks: Idioms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (attack)

noun:  a decisive manner of beginning a musical tone or phrase
noun:  an offensive move in a sport or game ("They won the game with a 10-hit attack in the 9th inning")
noun:  the act of attacking ("Attacks on women increased last year")
noun:  (military) an offensive against an enemy (using weapons) ("The attack began at dawn")
noun:  strong criticism ("He published an unexpected attack on my work")
noun:  the onset of a corrosive or destructive process (as by a chemical agent) ("The film was sensitive to attack by acids")
noun:  a sudden occurrence of an uncontrollable condition ("An attack of diarrhea")
noun:  ideas or actions intended to deal with a problem or situation ("An attack on inflation")
noun:  intense adverse criticism ("The government has come under attack")
verb:  begin to injure ("The cancer cells are attacking his liver")
verb:  set to work upon; turn one's energies vigorously to a task ("I attacked the problem as soon as I got out of bed")
verb:  attack in speech or writing ("The editors of the left-leaning paper attacked the new House Speaker")
verb:  take the initiative and go on the offensive ("The Serbs attacked the village at night")
verb:  launch an attack or assault on; begin hostilities or start warfare with ("Hitler attacked Poland on September 1, 1939 and started World War II")
verb:  attack someone physically or emotionally

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