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Definitions for attacking
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. assaultive, attacking(a)adjective

    disposed to attack

Wiktionary

  1. attackingadjective

    . That which has a tendance to attack, to be aggressive.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Attacking

    of Attack

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. attacking

    The act of making a general assault or onset for the capture of a post, fort, etc., or the breaking of a body of troops. Previous to an assault on a fortified position, the artillery ought to support the other troops by a combined fire of guns, howitzers, and small mortars, so that, if possible, the fire may be simultaneous, as such diversity of projectiles would tend to distract the defenders, and prevent them from extinguishing any fires among buildings, besides throwing them into confusion at the moment of assault. In cases of surprise, when immediate action is required, this method cannot, of course, be practicable.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of attacking in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of attacking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of attacking in a Sentence

  1. Kristen Clarke:

    The banking and insurance industries have set their sights on attacking the disparate impact standard.

  2. James Comey:

    Oh come on. Think about what's happening in the Republican Party. They're up here, attacking the FBI's investigation of a guy who( pleaded) guilty to lying to The FBI, i'm very proud of the way The FBI conducted The FBI.

  3. Alfredo Ortiz:

    AOC has barely been in elected office and she is already acting like a typical Washington politician by attacking an organization because she cant defend her position. AOC cost New Yorkers 25,000 jobs and $ 4 billion in annual wages.

  4. Anna Marsden:

    I just think the whole thing is dramatic and everyone is attacking everybody and it's a big turnoff, i understand you have to do that in some capacity, but I think it brings everyone down.

  5. Ted Cruz:

    Three weeks ago, John McCain was attacking Donald Trump.

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