Adjective "Assaulting" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Assaulting


    Definition:

    1. a sudden, violent attack; onslaught: an assault on tradition.

    2. Law. an unlawful physical attack upon another; an attempt or offer to do violence to another, with or without battery, as by holding a stone or club in a threatening manner.

    3. Military. the stage of close combat in an attack.

    4. rape1 . verb (used with object)

    5. to make an assault upon; attack; assail.

    Origin:
    assault

    Examples:

    "people can be assaulting."

    "scores can be assaulting."

    "polices can be assaulting."

    "patients can be assaulting."

    "coaches can be assaulting."

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