1. [ noun ] (military) an offensive against and enemy (using weapons)
Synonyms: attack onrush onset

"the attack began at dawn"

Related terms: operation strike fire charge bombing penetration counterattack diversion blitz banzai_attack surprise_attack ground_attack strafe assault military
2. [ noun ] a sudden and severe onset of trouble
Related terms: trouble
3. [ noun ] (linguistics) the rapid and continuous delivery of linguistic communication (spoken or written)
Synonyms: barrage outpouring
Related terms: language barrage
Similar spelling:   oneself