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Assail (IPA: /əˈseɪɫ/)

Assail (v. t.)

To attack with violence, or in a vehement and hostile manner; to assault; to molest; as, to assail a man with blows; to assail a city with artillery.

Assail (v. t.)

To encounter or meet purposely with the view of mastering, as an obstacle, difficulty, or the like.

Assail (v. t.)

To attack morally, or with a view to produce changes in the feelings, character, conduct, existing usages, institutions; to attack by words, hostile influence, etc.; as, to assail one with appeals, arguments, abuse, ridicule, and the like.

Assail Synonyms

Set On, Attack, Assault

Assail Synonyms


Assail Synonyms

Lash Out, Attack, Snipe, Round, Assault

Assail Rhymes

Ail, Ale, Bail, Baile, Bale, Balle, Bayle, Beyl, Braille, Cail, Cale, Calle, Crail, Dail, Daile, Dale, Dayle, Dralle, Fail, Faile, Flail, Frail, Gael, Gail, Gaile, Gale, Galle, Gayle, Grail, Hail, Haile, Hale, Heyl, Jail, Kael, Kail, Kale, Lail, Mail, Maile, Maille, Male, Mayle, Nail, Naill, Nale, Pail, Paille, Pale, Pralle, Quail, Quale, Quayle, Rael, Rail, Raile, Rayl, Rayle, Reil, Sail, Sale, Salle, Sayle, Scale, Schmale, Shale, Smail, Smale, Snail, Staehle, Stale, Tail, Tale, They'll, Trail, Vail, Vaile, Vale, Valle, Veil, Wail, Wale, Weyl, Whale, Yale, Zale

Amell, Ancell, Assail, Avail, Barrell, Bartell, Bewail, Borrell, Cadell, Capell, Cardell, Carrell, Cartmell, Carvell, Correll, Curtail, Derail, Detail, Dorrell, Entail, Exhale, Garrell, Gorrell, Impale, Inhale, Jamail, Jarrell, Jerrell, Kvale, Lavell, Levell, Macphail, Marcell, Mcgrail, Mchale, Mcphail, Mikael, Mikhail, Modell, Mortell, Nadell, Orrell, Parcell, Perrell, Podell, Portell, Prevail, Quesnell, Radell, Rafale, Revell, Savell, Sumrell, Surveil, Tirrell, Today'll, Tramell, Travail, Unveil, Verrell, Withnail

Avenell, Averell, Deverell

Spanish Translation

Assail in Spanish is Atacar

Tagalog Translation

Assail in Tagalog is Daluhungin

Example Sentence (Quote)

"I am made by God, thanks be to Him, such that your misery toucheth me not, nor doth the flame of this burning assail me." - Inferno (Dante)

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