attacking


attacking
attacking adj aggressive, offensive (see under ATTACK n)

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  • attacking — index negative, offensive (taking the initia tive) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Attacking — Attack At*tack , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Attacked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Attacking}.] [F. attaquer, orig. another form of attacher to attack: cf. It. attacare to fasten, attack. See {Attach}, {Tack} a small nail.] 1. To fall upon with force; to assail,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • attacking — adj. Attacking is used with these nouns: ↑cricket, ↑player …   Collocations dictionary

  • attacking — adjective . That which has a tendance to attack, to be aggressive …   Wiktionary

  • attacking — at·tack || É™ tæk n. assault; spasm, seizure; onslaught v. assault, assail …   English contemporary dictionary

  • attacking — adjective disposed to attack • Syn: ↑assaultive • Similar to: ↑offensive • Derivationally related forms: ↑assault (for: ↑assaultive) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Attacking Faulty Reasoning — is a textbook on logical fallacies by T. Edward Damer that has been used for many years in a number of college courses on logic, critical thinking, argumentation, and philosophy. It explains 60 of the most commonly committed logical fallacies.… …   Wikipedia

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  • attacking midfielder — noun A midfield player who specialises more in attacking duties …   Wiktionary

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