Definition Of attack
an aggressive and violent action against a person or place.
he was killed in an attack on a checkpoint
take aggressive action against (a place or enemy forces) with weapons or armed force, typically in a battle or war.
in December, the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor
Example Of attack
attack of blight
attack of despair
a plan of action to attack unemployment
A sudden attack of viral encephalitis left him in a deep coma with a dire prognosis.
All these triggers can irritate the airways in your lungs, making an asthma attack more likely.