Usage examples for Assaulting

  1. Morgan's actual force engaged was only thirteen hundred, and of these he lost one hundred and forty, a small loss considering he was the assaulting party. – Raiding with Morgan by Byron A. Dunn
  2. He hurried along, and at a short distance perceived a delicate- looking woman struggling with a man, who was assaulting her in a very offensive manner. – Thaddeus of Warsaw by Jane Porter
  3. " 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