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1. battery

noun. ['ˈbætɝi'] group of guns or missile launchers operated together at one place.

Synonyms

  • artillery

Etymology

  • batterie (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • baterie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Rhymes with Assault And Battery

  • slattery
  • flattery
  • patrie
  • hattery

Sentences with assault-and-battery


1. Noun Phrase
Using pepper spray inappropriately can get you arrested for assault and battery with a weapon.

2. Noun Phrase
Domestic assault and battery laws protect victims who have a variety of domestic relationships with their assailant.

2. battery

noun. ['ˈbætɝi'] a device that produces electricity; may have several primary or secondary cells arranged in parallel or series.

Synonyms

  • galvanic battery
  • B battery
  • electrical device
  • pole
  • voltaic battery
  • pile
  • galvanic pile
  • electrode
  • A battery
  • electric battery
  • C battery
  • voltaic pile

Antonyms

  • fauna
  • flora
  • defense
  • prosecution

Etymology

  • batterie (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • baterie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. assault

noun. ['əˈsɔlt'] close fighting during the culmination of a military attack.

Synonyms

  • onset
  • engagement
  • storm
  • onrush
  • conflict
  • fight
  • attack
  • battle
  • resisting arrest

Antonyms

  • clean
  • reverent
  • humane
  • civilized

4. assault

verb. ['əˈsɔlt'] attack someone physically or emotionally.

Synonyms

  • dishonor
  • molest
  • profane
  • savage
  • attack
  • set
  • ravish
  • reassail
  • blindside
  • sic
  • desecrate
  • bait
  • violate
  • outrage
  • bulldog
  • set on
  • jump
  • rush
  • assail
  • rape
  • beset
  • set upon

Antonyms

  • finish
  • evolution
  • disarrange
  • deglycerolize

5. battery

noun. ['ˈbætɝi'] a collection of related things intended for use together.

Synonyms

  • heavy weapon
  • ordnance
  • sub-test
  • gun
  • accumulation
  • assemblage
  • artillery
  • collection

Antonyms

  • ride
  • praise
  • offence
  • offense

Etymology

  • batterie (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • baterie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. assault

noun. ['əˈsɔlt'] a threatened or attempted physical attack by someone who appears to be able to cause bodily harm if not stopped.

Synonyms

  • mugging
  • assault and battery
  • attempt
  • attack
  • battery

Antonyms

  • fame
  • esteem
  • repute
  • accept

7. assault

verb. ['əˈsɔlt'] attack in speech or writing.

Synonyms

  • whang
  • abuse
  • shout
  • scald
  • round
  • attack
  • whip
  • criticize
  • rubbish
  • claw
  • knock
  • vitriol
  • rip
  • criticise
  • clapperclaw
  • pick apart
  • lash out
  • blister
  • assail
  • barrage
  • blackguard
  • snipe

Antonyms

  • tame
  • nonviolent
  • defend
  • refrain

8. battery

noun. ['ˈbætɝi'] a series of stamps operated in one mortar for crushing ores.

Synonyms

  • pestle
  • stamp battery
  • stamping mill
  • stamp

Antonyms

  • decrement
  • disassembly
  • dissuasion
  • bore

Etymology

  • batterie (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • baterie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

9. battery

noun. ['ˈbætɝi'] a unit composed of the pitcher and catcher.

Synonyms

  • team
  • baseball team

Etymology

  • batterie (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • baterie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

10. battery

noun. ['ˈbætɝi'] the heavy fire of artillery to saturate an area rather than hit a specific target.

Synonyms

  • fire
  • bombardment
  • firing
  • barrage
  • shelling

Antonyms

  • pull
  • oxidize
  • oxidise
  • disarrange

Etymology

  • batterie (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • baterie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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