assault in a sentence

Example sentences for assault

He has been assaulted and robbed.
The earplugs will protect against the aural assault of vuvuzelas.
Speaking up now may prevent another assault.
Parke on our right was repeatedly assaulted, but repulsed every effort.
These examples can be aptly described as assaults on the biosphere.
He reminds us that the Catalinas are just a small part of the worldwide assault on wilderness areas.
The state dropped two counts each of murder, felony murder and aggravated assault.
Artillery was brought up and reconnoissances made preparatory to an assault.
Other recent claims also are under assault.
This assault is the fundamental issue of our time.

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