attack

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  • This is just a version of the man-in-the-middle attack.
  • He had his first heart attacks and spent six months in the hospital.
  • His mother died of a heart attack when he was in third grade.
  • They appeared as if they were about to attack him or cut him into pieces.
  • This allows a man-in-the-middle attack to take place under these circumstances.
  • My decision to attack at this time and place was based on the best information available.
  • These orders failed to get through and the attack went ahead as originally planned.
  • Some of his small groups were sent to the city to make hit and run attacks.
  • This is similar to a man-in-the-middle attack.
  • They also reported that the media had been attacked by government authorities.
  • However, the war did not stop, and armed attacks by both sides continued.
  • They came within of the city before being stopped by chemical and army attacks.
  • There, the aircraft's potential as a ground-attack aircraft was discovered and developed.
  • Some local groups took part in attacks on private houses and carried out other violent activities.
  • In a few cases they have attacked boats up to in length.
  • Depending on the nature of the attack, there will sometimes be additional effects.
  • If one were attacked, the king would come to his aid.
  • The attack is not only directed at the joint but to many other parts of the body.
  • Anyone using this information may mount a man-in-the-middle attack.
  • When several aircraft had arrived, they all attacked at once.
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Meaning of attack

  • noun (military) an offensive against an enemy (using weapons)
    the attack began at dawn
  • 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, they made an attempt on his life
  • noun A decisive manner of beginning a musical tone or phrase
  • noun A sudden occurrence of an uncontrollable condition
    an attack of diarrhea
  • noun The onset of a corrosive or destructive process (as by a chemical agent)
    the film was sensitive to attack by acids, open to attack by the elements
  • noun Strong criticism
    he published an unexpected attack on my work
  • 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, Serbian forces assailed Bosnian towns all week
  • 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, The visiting team started to attack
  • 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 Begin to injure
    The cancer cells are attacking his liver, Rust is attacking the metal