English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "assault"

He was arrested and charged with assault after getting into a fight at a barShe was sexually assaulted while walking home through the park alone at night.

He was arrested and charged with assault after getting into a fight at a bar.

The police attacked the building where the hostages were being held with tear gas and assault rifles.

Police have not yet determined if the victim was sexually assaulted before being murdered.

The young man had been assaulted with a baseball bat, and had a broken arm and a large bump on his head.

The army is planning a midnight assault on the enemy's position.

He was arrested and charged with assault after hitting someone in the head with his stick during the hockey game.

John Maynard Keynes once said that words ought to be a little wild for they are the assaults of thought on the unthinking.

The knights who led the assault on the enemy's castle were honored by the King after the battle.

The American troops were able to enter the city following a successful assault on the rebel camp.

Three climbers were killed during an assault on the south face of the mountain.

Four men are in jail after a policeman was violently assaulted during a demonstration outside a clinic where abortions are performed.

She developed a terrible fear of strangers after being sexually assaulted in a public park on the way home from work.

Iraqi insurgents have launched a major assault against American forces in four different cities.

The thief assaulted his victim with a golf club before stealing her purse and all her jewelry.

King Arthur and his knights made a daring, daylight assault on the enemy castle.

The raid began with a force of 10 assault helicopters.

In 1996, British mountaineer Alison Hargreaves died while descending from a successful assault of the mountain known as K2.

Before his death in 1996, rapper Tupac Shakur had been arrested a number of times for crimes including assault and sex abuse.

On June 6, 1944, Allied Forces launched a major assault against German troops in Normandy.

The Encyclopaedia Britannica Online describes the First World War as the most intense physical, economic, and psychological assault on European society in its history.

Studies show that the majority of women who are physically or sexually assaulted know their attackers.

The movie star was arrested after assaulting a photographer who was trying to take a picture of him with his new girlfriend.

Japanese teachers are increasingly being assaulted by their students, according to a recent news report.

The young woman was drugged and then sexually assaulted by a young man she met at a party.

A police spokesman said that reports of assaults in the downtown area have increased by over 10% since the bars began closing two hours later.

Two men carrying assault rifles entered the bank and escaped with over $100,000 in cash.

Studies show that the most likely place for a person to be murdered or seriously assaulted is at home, by family members.

In Brazil, at the Maraca-a Stadium, a moat had to be built around the playing field to keep fans from assaulting the players and referees.

On February 24, 1991, a ground assault by Allied forces was begun in Kuwait to force out the Iraqi invaders.

The victim of the assault had a broken jaw and a black eye.

The assault on the enemy camp was a great success; twenty enemy soldiers were captured and none of our men were killed.

Recent studies suggest that college-age women have a much greater chance of becoming a victim of sexual assault on days when they drink alcohol.

Discussion question: Why do you think the vast majority of sexual assaults are committed by men?

Find someone who has witnessed an assault.


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