assail

  扩展词汇  
[ə'seɪl]     [ə'seɪl]    
  • v. 使苦恼,纠缠;猛烈攻击;言语抨击
assailable assailableness assailed assailed assailing assails
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assail的英文翻译是什么意思,词典释义与在线翻译:

英英释义

Verb:
  1. attack someone physically or emotionally;

    "The mugger assaulted the woman"
    "Nightmares assailed him regularly"

  2. launch an attack or assault on; begin hostilities or start warfare with;

    "Hitler attacked Poland on September 1, 1939 and started World War II"
    "Serbian forces assailed Bosnian towns all week"

  3. attack in speech or writing;

    "The editors of the left-leaning paper attacked the new House Speaker"

assail的用法和样例:

例句

用作动词 (v.)
  1. The thought came to assail me.
    这个想法使我困扰。
  2. Then doubts and fears did assail the very strongest .
    疑惑和恐惧的确困扰过意志最坚强的人。
  3. The enemy may assail our defense positions tomorrow.
    敌人可能明天就攻击我们的防守据点。
  4. This book is not meant to assail Christianity.
    这本书的本意不是抨击基督教的。

经典引文

  • It is for the Vulgar to assail one another like brute Beasts.

    出自: Steele
  • Tribal revolts and Scottish raids continually assailed the northern frontier system.

    出自: W. S. Churchill

assail的详细讲解:

词义辨析

attack,assail,assault,charge,beset
  • 都含有"攻击"的意思。
  • attack常用词, 指"攻击敌人"或"用言论攻击他人"。
  • assail指"猛烈连续地攻击"。
  • assault语气比 assail强, 指"突然猛烈地进攻", 暗示"武力的直接接触" (如肉搏等), 也有"暴力"的意思。
  • charge指"冲击"或"骑兵的突然攻击"。
  • beset指"围攻", 即从各个方向攻击。
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