Attack


Attack

Attack is a word meaning to strike out at an opponent, among other definitions.It can also refer to:
*Angle of attack, a term used in aerodynamics
*"The Attack" (Animorphs), the twenty-sixth book in the "Animorphs" series
*"Attack!" (board game), a 2003 board game developed by Eagle Games
*"Attack!", a song recorded by the American pop group The Toys
*"Attack" (2008 film), a 2008 film
*"Attack" (1956 film), a 1956 war film
*"Attack!!" (album), a 2002 album by Yngwie J. Malmsteen
*"Attack" (30 Seconds to Mars song), a song by 30 Seconds to Mars
*"Attack", a song by System of a Down on "Hypnotize"
*The Attack (band)
*Attack Records (UK), a British record label
*Attack (fencing), an offensive movement in fencing
*"Der Angriff" (English: "The Attack"), a Nazi Newspaper
*"Attack No. 1", a Japanese manga and anime
* Attack!, a Japanese laundry detergent made by the Kao Corporation
* Attack, a journalese word for "criticise"
* In music how quickly a sound reaches full volume, see ADSR envelope
* Attack! Attack!, a British Rock Band
* The Attack (album), a 2007 album by white, female rapper Jah Jah

See also

* Warfare
* Military science
* Defense (military)
* Counterattack
* Envelope detector
* Interonset interval, the timing between attacks.


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  • attack — vb Attack, assail, assault, bombard, storm are comparable not only in their military but also in their extended senses. All carry as their basic meaning to make a more or less violent onset upon. Attack originally connoted a fastening upon… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

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  • Attack No. 1 — アタック No.1 (Atakku No. 1) Género romance, deportes (Voleibol) Manga Creado por Chikako Urano Editorial …   Wikipedia Español

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  • 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, as with …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • attack — at·tack n: an attempt to prove something invalid or incorrect esp. through judicial procedures made an attack on the will as not properly witnessed; specif: an attempt to have the judgment of a court corrected or overruled collateral attack: an… …   Law dictionary

  • Attack — «Attack» Сингл 30 Seconds to Mars из альбома A Beautiful Lie …   Википедия

  • Attack — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda «Attack» Sencillo de 30 Seconds to Mars del álbum A Beautiful Lie Publicación …   Wikipedia Español

  • attack — [ə tak′] vt. [Fr attaquer < It attaccare < * estaccare < Goth * stakka, stake: see STICK] 1. to use force against in order to harm; start a fight with; strike out at with physical or military force; assault 2. to speak or write against,… …   English World dictionary

  • attack — [n1] physical assault advance, aggression, assailing, assailment, barrage, blitz, blitzkrieg, charge, defilement, dirty deed*, drive, encounter, encroachment, foray, incursion, initiative, inroad, intervention, intrusion, invasion, irruption,… …   New thesaurus