assail means: Taking someone or something verbally or violently. (in Community Dictionary, added by Paula Reynolds)

What else does assail mean?

  • Attack violently with military force or blows; assault (in AZ Dictionary)
  • Verbally attack, such as ridicule and censure. synonym : attack . (in AZ Dictionary)
  • Trouble or set, such as when there are questions or doubts. (in AZ Dictionary)