Attacking - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈtækɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word attacking
Brit.  |əˈtækɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word attacking
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to attack

adjective

- disposed to attack (syn: assaultive)

Examples

People are attacking the mayor for breaking campaign promises.

The dog had to be destroyed since its owner could not prevent it from attacking people.

He could not restrain the dog from attacking.

Some members of the tribe were scalped by the attacking warriors.

I plunk for attacking them.

The chairman started out by attacking the first speaker.

Predators have been observed to avoid attacking brightly coloured species.

Helen was sent to prison for attacking a man with a knife.

Planes were attacking us from all sides.

There were ugly scenes as rival gangs started attacking each other.

She immediately set about attacking the problem.

The chairman started off by attacking the first speaker.

he gave us a general formula for attacking polynomials

The cancer cells are attacking his liver

Rust is attacking the metal

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