English dictionary definition of:



  • a threatened or attempted physical attack by someone who appears to be able to cause bodily harm if not stopped
  • the crime of forcing a woman to submit to sexual intercourse against her will
  • close fighting during the culmination of a military attack
  • thoroughbred that won the triple crown in 1946


  • attack in speech or writing
  • attack someone physically or emotionally
  • force (someone) to have sex against their will

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Scrabble score for assault

Scrabble score = 7

generated at 06:04:38 on 15-09-19

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