Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (v. t.) To fall upon with force; to assail, as with force and arms; to assault.
2. (v. t.) To assail with unfriendly speech or writing; to begin a controversy with; to attempt to overthrow or bring into disrepute, by criticism or satire; to censure; as, to attack a man, or his opinions, in a pamphlet.
3. (v. t.) To set to work upon, as upon a task or problem, or some object of labor or investigation.
4. (v. t.) To begin to affect; to begin to act upon, injuriously or destructively; to begin to decompose or waste.
5. (v. i.) To make an onset or attack.
6. (n.) The act of attacking, or falling on with force or violence; an onset; an assault; -- opposed to defense.
7. (n.) An assault upon one's feelings or reputation with unfriendly or bitter words.
8. (n.) A setting to work upon some task, etc.
9. (n.) An access of disease; a fit of sickness.
Greek1904. eperchomai -- to come to or upon
... to or upon. Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: eperchomai Phonetic Spelling:
(ep-er'-khom-ahee) Short Definition: I approach, overtake, attack Definition: I ...
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498. antitasso -- to range in battle against, to set oneself ...
4902a. sunepitithemi -- to help in putting on
1881. epanistemi -- to raise up against
4820. sumballo -- to throw together, hence to discuss, consider ...
485. antilogia -- gainsaying, contradiction
3731. hormema -- a rush
1936. epithesis -- a laying on, an assault
2375. thureos -- a shield
497. antistrateuomai -- to make war against
Strong's Hebrew1464. gud -- to invade, attack
... 1463, 1464. gud. 1465 . to invade, attack. Transliteration: gud Phonetic
Spelling: (goode) Short Definition: raid. Word Origin a prim. ...
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2717c. charab -- to attack, smite down
3593. kidor -- onset
1481b. gur -- to stir up strife, quarrel
5706. ad -- booty, prey
7973. shelach -- a missile, weapon, sprout
4645. miphga -- something hit, a mark
7853. satan -- to be or act as adversary
2179. zinneb -- to cut off or smite the tail
6293. paga -- to meet, encounter, reach
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ThesaurusAttack (221 Occurrences)
... speech or writing; to begin a controversy with; to attempt to overthrow or bring
into disrepute, by criticism or satire; to censure; as, to attack a man, or ...
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Surprise (27 Occurrences)
Assault (8 Occurrences)
Flank (3 Occurrences)
Charge (379 Occurrences)
Stationed (49 Occurrences)
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Guard (185 Occurrences)
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Bible ConcordanceAttack (221 Occurrences)
Matthew 7:6 "Give not that which is holy to the dogs, nor throw your pearls to the swine; otherwise they will trample them under their feet and then turn and attack you.
Matthew 21:35 And the workmen made an attack on his servants, giving blows to one, putting another to death, and stoning another.
Luke 4:38 Now when He rose and left the synagogue He went to Simon's house. Simon's mother-in-law was suffering from an acute attack of fever; and they consulted Him about her.
Luke 11:22 But when someone stronger attacks him and overcomes him, he takes from him his whole armor in which he trusted, and divides his spoils.
Luke 23:19 Now this man was in prison because of an attack against the government in the town, in which there had been loss of life.
Acts 7:57 But with loud cries, and stopping their ears, they made an attack on him all together,
Acts 8:1 And Saul gave approval to his death. Now at that time a violent attack was started against the church in Jerusalem; and all but the Apostles went away into all parts of Judaea and Samaria.
Acts 13:50 But the Jews, working up the feelings of the God-fearing women of high position and of the chief men of the town, got an attack started against Paul and Barnabas, driving them out of those parts.
Acts 14:5 And when a violent attempt was made by the Gentiles and the Jews, with their rulers, to make an attack on them and have them stoned,
Acts 16:22 And the people made an attack on them all together: and the authorities took their clothing off them, and gave orders for them to be whipped.
Acts 18:10 for I am with you, and no one will attack you to harm you, for I have many people in this city."
Acts 18:12 But when Gallio was ruler of Achaia, all the Jews together made an attack on Paul, and took him to the judge's seat,
Acts 18:17 And they all made an attack on Sosthenes, the ruler of the Synagogue, and gave him blows before the judge's seat; but Gallio gave no attention to these things.
Acts 23:16 But Paul's sister's son heard of the intended attack upon him. So he came and went into the barracks and told Paul about it;
Acts 23:28 And, desiring to get at the reason for their attack on him, I took him down to their Sanhedrin:
Acts 23:30 But now that I have received information of an intended attack upon him, I immediately send him to you, directing his accusers also to state before you the case they have against him."
Acts 24:9 The Jews also joined in the attack, affirming that these things were so.
Romans 7:8 but sin, getting a point of attack by the commandment, wrought in me every lust; for without law sin was dead.
Romans 7:11 for sin, getting a point of attack by the commandment, deceived me, and by it slew me.
2 Timothy 4:18 The Lord will deliver me from every cruel attack and will keep me safe in preparation for His heavenly Kingdom. To Him be the glory until the Ages of the Ages! Amen.
Revelation 11:7 When they have finished their testimony, the beast that comes up out of the abyss will make war with them, and overcome them, and kill them.
Genesis 4:8 And Cain said to his brother, Let us go into the field: and when they were in the field, Cain made an attack on his brother Abel and put him to death.
Genesis 14:15 He divided himself against them by night, he and his servants, and struck them, and pursued them to Hobah, which is on the left hand of Damascus.
Genesis 32:8 And said, If Esau, meeting one group, makes an attack on them, the others will get away safely.
Genesis 32:11 Be my saviour from the hand of Esau, my brother: for my fear is that he will make an attack on me, putting to death mother and child.
Genesis 34:30 Jacob said to Simeon and Levi, "You have troubled me, to make me odious to the inhabitants of the land, among the Canaanites and the Perizzites. I am few in number. They will gather themselves together against me and strike me, and I will be destroyed, I and my house."
Genesis 35:5 So they went on their journey: and the fear of God was on the towns round about, so that they made no attack on the sons of Jacob.
Genesis 43:18 The men were afraid, because they were brought to Joseph's house; and they said, "Because of the money that was returned in our sacks at the first time, we're brought in; that he may seek occasion against us, attack us, and seize us as slaves, along with our donkeys."
Genesis 49:19 "A troop will press on Gad, but he will press on their heel.
Exodus 1:10 Let us take care for fear that their numbers may become even greater, and if there is a war, they may be joined with those who are against us, and make an attack on us, and go up out of the land.
Exodus 21:14 But if a man makes an attack on his neighbour on purpose, to put him to death by deceit, you are to take him from my altar and put him to death.
Numbers 13:31 But the men who went up with him said, "We aren't able to go up against the people; for they are stronger than we."
Numbers 20:18 Edom said to him, "You shall not pass through me, lest I come out with the sword against you."
Deuteronomy 1:41 Then you said to me, We have done evil against the Lord, we will go up to the attack, as the Lord our God has given us orders. And arming yourselves every one, you made ready to go up without care into the hill-country.
Deuteronomy 1:42 And the Lord said to me, Say to them, Do not go up to the attack; for I am not among you, and you will be overcome by those who are against you.
Deuteronomy 2:5 Make no attack on them, for I will not give you any of their land, not even space enough for a man's foot: because I have given Mount Seir to Esau for his heritage.
Deuteronomy 2:9 And the Lord said to me, Make no attack on Moab and do not go to war with them, for I will not give you any of his land: because I have given Ar to the children of Lot for their heritage.
Deuteronomy 2:19 and come near over against the children of Ammon; thou shalt not distress them nor attack them; for I will not give thee of the land of the children of Ammon a possession; for unto the children of Lot have I given it as a possession.
Deuteronomy 2:32 Then Sihon came out against us with all his people, to make an attack on us at Jahaz.
Deuteronomy 3:1 Then turning we took the road to Bashan: and Og, king of Bashan, came out against us with all his people, and made an attack on us at Edrei.
Deuteronomy 19:11 But if any man has hate for his neighbour, and waiting for him secretly makes an attack on him and gives him a blow causing his death, and then goes in flight to one of these towns;
Deuteronomy 20:10 When you come to a town, before attacking it, make an offer of peace.
Deuteronomy 20:20 Only those trees which you are certain are not used for food may be cut down and put to destruction: and you are to make walls of attack against the town till it is taken.
Deuteronomy 22:26 Nothing is to be done to the virgin, because there is no cause of death in her: it is the same as if a man made an attack on his neighbour and put him to death:
Deuteronomy 24:8 Take heed in the plague of leprosy, that you observe diligently, and do according to all that the priests the Levites shall teach you: as I commanded them, so you shall observe to do.
Deuteronomy 25:18 How, meeting you on the way, he made an attack on you when you were tired and without strength, cutting off all the feeble ones at the end of your line; and the fear of God was not in him.
Joshua 7:3 Then they came back to Joshua and said to him, Do not send all the people up, but let about two or three thousand men go up and make an attack on Ai; there is no need for all the people to be tired with the journey there, for it is only a small town.
Joshua 8:1 Yahweh said to Joshua, "Don't be afraid, neither be dismayed. Take all the people of war with you, and arise, go up to Ai. Behold, I have given into your hand the king of Ai, with his people, his city, and his land.
Joshua 8:2 And you are to do to Ai and its king as you did to Jericho and its king: but their goods and their cattle you may take for yourselves: let a secret force be stationed to make a surprise attack on the town from the back.
Joshua 8:3 So Joshua arose, and all the people of war, to go up to Ai. Joshua chose thirty thousand men, the mighty men of valor, and sent them out by night.
Joshua 8:12 And taking about five thousand men, he put them in position for a surprise attack on the west side of Ai, between Beth-el and Ai.
Joshua 8:21 And when Joshua and all Israel saw that the town had been taken by the surprise attack, and that the smoke of the town had gone up, turning round they overcame the men of Ai.
Joshua 9:18 The children of Israel didn't strike them, because the princes of the congregation had sworn to them by Yahweh, the God of Israel. All the congregation murmured against the princes.
Joshua 10:4 Come up to me and give me help, and let us make an attack on Gibeon: for they have made peace with Joshua and the children of Israel.
Joshua 10:9 So Joshua, having come up from Gilgal all night, made a sudden attack on them.
Joshua 10:19 But do you, without waiting, go after their army, attacking them from the back; do not let them get into their towns, for the Lord your God has given them into your hands.
Joshua 10:29 Then Joshua and all Israel with him went on from Makkedah and came to Libnah, and made an attack on it;
Joshua 10:31 Then Joshua and all Israel with him went on from Libnah to Lachish, and took up their position against it and made an attack on it,
Joshua 10:34 And Joshua and all Israel with him went on from Lachish to Eglon: and they took up their position against it and made an attack on it;
Joshua 10:36 And Joshua and all Israel with him went up from Eglon to Hebron, and made an attack on it;
Joshua 10:38 And Joshua and all Israel with him went on to make an attack on Debir;
Joshua 11:7 So Joshua and all the men of war with him came against them suddenly at the waters of Merom, and made an attack on them.
Judges 1:8 Then the children of Judah made an attack on Jerusalem, and took it, burning down the town after they had put its people to the sword without mercy.
Judges 6:3 For whenever the Israelites put in seed the Mid'ianites and the Amal'ekites and the people of the East would come up and attack them;
Judges 7:10 But if you are afraid to go down, go with Purah your servant down to the camp:
Judges 7:11 and you shall hear what they say; and afterward your hands will be strengthened to go down into the camp." Then went he down with Purah his servant to the outermost part of the armed men who were in the camp.
Judges 8:11 And Gideon went up by the way used by the people living in tents on the east of Nobah and Jogbehah, and made an attack on the army when they had no thought of danger.
Judges 9:24 So that punishment for the violent attack made on the seventy sons of Jerubbaal, and for their blood, might come on Abimelech, their brother, who put them to death, and on the townsmen of Shechem who gave him their help in putting his brothers to death.
Judges 9:33 And it shall be, that in the morning, as soon as the sun hath risen, thou shalt rise early, and attack the city: and behold, when he and the people that are with him come out against thee, then mayest thou do to them as thou shalt find occasion.
Judges 9:34 So Abimelech and the people with him got up by night, in four bands, to make a surprise attack on Shechem.
Judges 9:43 And he took his people, separating them into three bands, and was waiting secretly in the field; and when he saw the people coming out of the town, he went up and made an attack on them.
Judges 9:45 Abimelech fought against the city all that day; and he took the city, and killed the people who were therein: and he beat down the city, and sowed it with salt.
Judges 9:52 And Abimelech came to the tower and made an attack on it, and got near to the door of the tower for the purpose of firing it.
Judges 10:18 And the people of Israel said to one another, Who will be the first to make an attack on the children of Ammon? We will make him head over all Gilead.
Judges 11:33 And he made an attack on them from Aroer all the way to Minnith, overrunning twenty towns, as far as Abel-cheramim, and put great numbers to the sword. So the children of Ammon were crushed before the children of Israel.
Judges 15:8 And he made an attack on them, driving them in uncontrolled flight, and causing great destruction; then he went away to his safe place in the crack of the rock at Etam.
Judges 15:12 Then they said to him, We have come down to take you and give you up into the hands of the Philistines. And Samson said to them, Give me your oath that you will not make an attack on me yourselves.
Judges 18:9 They said, "Arise, and let us go up against them; for we have seen the land, and behold, it is very good. Do you stand still? Don't be slothful to go and to enter in to possess the land.
Judges 18:25 And the children of Dan said to him, Say no more, or men of bitter spirit may make an attack on you, causing loss of your life and the lives of your people.
Judges 20:29 So Israel put men secretly all round Gibeah to make a surprise attack on it.
Judges 20:31 And the children of Benjamin went out against the people, moving away from the town; and as before, at their first attack, they put to death about thirty men of Israel on the highways, of which one goes up to Beth-el and the other to Gibeah, and in the open country.
Judges 20:33 So all the men of Israel got up and put themselves in fighting order at Baal-tamar: and those who had been waiting secretly to make a surprise attack came rushing out of their place on the west of Geba.
Judges 20:34 And there came over against Gibeah ten thousand chosen men out of all Israel, and the battle was sore; but they knew not that evil was close upon them.
Judges 20:36 So the children of Benjamin saw that they were overcome: and the men of Israel had given way before Benjamin, putting their faith in the watchers who were to make the surprise attack on Gibeah.
Judges 20:38 Now the sign fixed between the men of Israel and those making the surprise attack was that when they made a pillar of smoke go up from the town,
1 Samuel 7:7 When the Philistines heard that the children of Israel were gathered together at Mizpah, the lords of the Philistines went up against Israel. When the children of Israel heard it, they were afraid of the Philistines.
1 Samuel 13:3 And Jonathan made an attack on the armed force of the Philistines stationed at Gibeah; and news was given to the Philistines that the Hebrews were turned against them. And Saul had a horn sounded through all the land,
1 Samuel 13:4 And all Israel had the news that Saul had made an attack on the Philistines, and that Israel was bitterly hated by the Philistines. And the people came together after Saul to Gilgal.
1 Samuel 13:17 And three bands of men came out from the Philistines to make an attack; one band went by the road which goes to Ophrah, into the land of Shual:
1 Samuel 14:13 And Jonathan went up, gripping with his hands and his feet, his servant going up after him; and the Philistines gave way before Jonathan when he made an attack on them, and his servant put them to death after him.
1 Samuel 14:14 And at their first attack, Jonathan and his servant put to the sword about twenty men, all inside the space of half an acre of land.
1 Samuel 15:7 And Saul made an attack on the Amalekites from Havilah on the road to Shur, which is before Egypt.
1 Samuel 17:48 It happened, when the Philistine arose, and came and drew near to meet David, that David hurried, and ran toward the army to meet the Philistine.
1 Samuel 22:13 And Saul said to him, Why have you made designs against me with the son of Jesse, giving him food and a sword and getting directions from the Lord for him, and helping him to take up arms against me, and to be on the watch to make a secret attack on me as he is doing now?
1 Samuel 22:18 The king said to Doeg, "Turn and attack the priests!" Doeg the Edomite turned, and he attacked the priests, and he killed on that day eighty-five people who wore a linen ephod.
1 Samuel 23:2 So David, questioning the Lord, said, Am I to go and make an attack on these Philistines? And the Lord said to David, Go and make an attack on the Philistines so that Keilah may be kept from falling into their hands.
1 Samuel 23:8 And Saul sent for all the people to come to the fight, and go down to Keilah to make an attack on David and his men.
1 Samuel 23:27 But a man came to Saul saying, Be quick and come; for the Philistines have made an attack on the land.
1 Samuel 24:7 So with these words David kept his servants back, and did not let them make an attack on Saul. And Saul got up and went on his way.
1 Samuel 30:1 Now when David and his men came to Ziklag on the third day, the Amalekites had made an attack on the South and on Ziklag, and had overcome Ziklag and put it on fire;
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