Synonyms for Assaulting:
aggressive, offensive, attacking.
Scarifying, battering, trouncing, Combating, invading, pounding, Assailing, Storming, lashing, striking, Charging, thrusting, barraging, Flaying, hammering, slashing, scathing, Harrying, raping, Lunging, raiding, Violating, Bombarding, rioting, savaging, hitting, fighting, scorching.
Usage examples for Assaulting
" But even his own statement admits the assaulting of the marshal, who was endeavoring to enforce the order of the court, and his subsequently drawing a knife to force his way into the room where the marshal had removed his wife. – Personal Reminiscences of Early Days in California with Other Sketches; To Which Is Added the Story of His Attempted Assassination by a Former Associate on the Supreme Bench of the State by Stephen Field; George C. Gorham