Antonyms and Synonyms for assault

1. assault (v.)

attack someone physically or emotionally

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2. assault (n.)

close fighting during the culmination of a military attack

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3. assault (n.)

a threatened or attempted physical attack by someone who appears to be able to cause bodily harm if not stopped

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4. assault (v.)

attack in speech or writing

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5. assault (n.)

the crime of forcing a woman to submit to sexual intercourse against her will

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6. assault (v.)

force (someone) to have sex against their will

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