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We found 56 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word attack:
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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. attack: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. attack: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. attack: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. attack, the attack: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. attack: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. attack, attack: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Attack, attack: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. attack: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. attack: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. attack: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. attack: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. attack: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. attack: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. attack: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. attack: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. attack: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Attack (Disciple album), Attack (Thirty Seconds to Mars song), Attack (chess), Attack (computer), Attack (computing), Attack (disambiguation), Attack (fencing), Attack (music), Attack (political party), Attack, Attack, The Attack (Animorphs), The Attack (band), The Attack (novel), The Attack (video game), The Attack: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Attack: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. attack: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. attack: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. attack: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. attack: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. attack: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. attack: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. attack: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. attack: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. attack: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  28. attack: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Attack (see also Light, Thin Below): Epicurus.com Wine Glossary [home, info]
  2. Attack: Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. attack: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  2. The Attack, attack: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  3. attack: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (6 matching dictionaries)
  1. attack: Webster's New World Hacker Dictionary [home, info]
  2. attack: CCI Computer [home, info]
  3. Attack: Game Dictionary [home, info]
  4. attack: Computer Telephony & Electronics Dictionary and Glossary [home, info]
  5. The Attack, attack: Encyclopedia [home, info]
  6. attack: Hacking Lexicon [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Attack: MedFriendly Glossary [home, info]
  2. attack: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  3. The Attack, attack: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. ATTACK: Navajo Code Talkers' Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Attack: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]
  3. attack: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. attack: The Folk File [home, info]
  2. Attack: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. Attack: Chess Dictionary [home, info]
  2. attack, attack, attack: Hickok Sports Glossaries [home, info]
  3. attack: Golfer's Dictionary [home, info]
  4. Attack: Sports Definitions [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Attack: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  2. attack: Rane Professional Audio Reference [home, info]
  3. Attack: Sweetwater Music [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (attack)

noun:  a decisive manner of beginning a musical tone or phrase
noun:  an offensive move in a sport or game ("They won the game with a 10-hit attack in the 9th inning")
noun:  the act of attacking ("Attacks on women increased last year")
noun:  (military) an offensive against an enemy (using weapons) ("The attack began at dawn")
noun:  strong criticism ("He published an unexpected attack on my work")
noun:  the onset of a corrosive or destructive process (as by a chemical agent) ("The film was sensitive to attack by acids")
noun:  a sudden occurrence of an uncontrollable condition ("An attack of diarrhea")
noun:  ideas or actions intended to deal with a problem or situation ("An attack on inflation")
noun:  intense adverse criticism ("The government has come under attack")
verb:  begin to injure ("The cancer cells are attacking his liver")
verb:  set to work upon; turn one's energies vigorously to a task ("I attacked the problem as soon as I got out of bed")
verb:  attack in speech or writing ("The editors of the left-leaning paper attacked the new House Speaker")
verb:  take the initiative and go on the offensive ("The Serbs attacked the village at night")
verb:  launch an attack or assault on; begin hostilities or start warfare with ("Hitler attacked Poland on September 1, 1939 and started World War II")
verb:  attack someone physically or emotionally

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