assault

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/əˈsɔːlt/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/əˈsɔlt/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(ə sôlt)


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assault

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. was [killed, wounded, captured] in the assault
  2. (launched) an assault on a [city, base]
  3. during the assault on the [city]
  4. the [city] came under assault (from)
  5. a [military, strategic, direct] assault (on)
  6. the [air, airborne, amphibious, land] assault of
  7. a full-scale assault on
  8. a [winter, summer] assault
  9. an assault on our [beliefs, freedoms, way of life]
  10. the assault of a [woman, child, co-worker]
  11. was arrested on charges of assault
  12. was convicted of charges of assault
  13. [imprisoned, tried] for [grievous, sexual] assault
  14. went to [jail, prison] for assault
  15. [support, centers] for victims of assault
  16. [sexual, physical] assault
  17. assault in the [1st] degree
  18. was arrested for the assault of
  19. was arrested in connection with the assault of
  20. assault and [homicide, battery, domestic violence]
  21. [aggravated, domestic] assault
  22. assault with a [deadly, lethal] weapon
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