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Detailed Translations for assail from English to Swedish


assail verb

  1. assail (assault)
    attackera; angripa; överfalla
    • attackera verb (attackerar, attackerade, attackerat)
    • angripa verb (angriper, angrep, angripit)
    • överfalla verb (överfaller, överföll, överfallit)

Translation Matrix for assail:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
överfalla assault; attack
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
angripa assail; assault assault; attack; bite into; corrode; eat into; erode; get hold of; get one's hands on; lay one's hands on; lay violent hands upon; obtain; raid; receive for one's portion; seize; seize upon; storm; violate
attackera assail; assault assault; attack; lay violent hands upon; raid; storm; violate
överfalla assail; assault
- assault; attack; lash out; round; set on; snipe

Related Words for "assail":

  • assailing, assailable

Synonyms for "assail":

Antonyms for "assail":

Related Definitions for "assail":

  1. attack in speech or writing1
  2. launch an attack or assault on; begin hostilities or start warfare with1
    • Serbian forces assailed Bosnian towns all week1
  3. attack someone physically or emotionally1
    • Nightmares assailed him regularly1

Wiktionary Translations for assail:

Cross Translation:
assail angrepp aanranden — aantasten
assail anfalla; angripa; överfalla; anfäkta assaillir — propre|fr (figuré) attaquer vivement par surprise.
assail anfalla attaquerassaillir par agression.