to attack verbally synonym, to attack verbally definition | Thesaurus




1    aggression, assault, campaign, charge, foray, incursion, inroad, invasion, offensive, onset, onslaught, raid, rush, strike  
2    abuse, blame, calumny, censure, character assassination, criticism, denigration, impugnment, stick     (slang)   vilification  
3    access, bout, convulsion, fit, paroxysm, seizure, spasm, spell, stroke  
4    assail, assault, charge, fall upon, invade, lay into     (informal)   raid, rush, set about, set upon, storm, strike (at)  
5    abuse, berate, bite someone's head off, blame, blast, censure, criticize, excoriate, go for the jugular, have a go (at)     (informal)   impugn, lambast(e), malign, put down, revile, snap someone's head off, tear into     (informal)   vilify  
,       n  
1 & 2    defence, retreat, support, vindication, withdrawal  
      vb   defend, guard, protect, retreat, support, sustain, vindicate, withdraw  
English Collins Dictionary - English synonyms & Thesaurus  
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yell at someone; attack someone verbally or physically
Cyberextortion is online crime threatening to attack a person coupled with demand of illegal gains to stop the attack
[Leg.];[Tech.] online threat to gain illegal gains
Cybersecurity are measures of adopt of technologies, processes and practices aim to protect computers, networks and digital data from attack.
The attack on computers, networks and interconnected infrastructures with intent to intimidate or coerce a national, international, groups of people or organizations in furtherance of political, social or personal objectives.
[Tech.];[Leg.] The attack on computers, networks and interconnected infrastructures with intent to intimidate or coerce a national, international community.
act in accordance with what is set verbally; apply what one's preaching for; double words by action;
often used in combination with "talk the talk".
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