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Meaning of "airborne attack" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF AIRBORNE ATTACK

airborne attack  [ˈɛəˌbɔːn əˈtæk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF AIRBORNE ATTACK

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Airborne attack is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES AIRBORNE ATTACK MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of airborne attack in the English dictionary

The definition of airborne attack in the dictionary is an attack involving airborne troops.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH AIRBORNE ATTACK


attack
əˈtæk
Blu-tack
ˈbluːtæk
counterattack
ˈkaʊntərəˌtæk
Cuttack
kʌˈtæk
hardtack
ˈhɑːdˌtæk
haystack
ˈheɪˌstæk
nunatak
ˈnʌnəˌtæk
postattack
ˌpəʊstəˈtæk
reattack
ˌriːəˈtæk
restack
ˌriːˈstæk
retack
ˌriːˈtæk
smokestack
ˈsməʊkˌstæk
stack
stæk
tach
tæk
tack
tæk
thumbtack
ˈθʌmˌtæk
ticktack
ˈtɪkˌtæk
tie-tack
ˈtaɪˌtæk
unstack
ʌnˈstæk
untack
ʌnˈtæk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE AIRBORNE ATTACK

air-to-surface
air-traffic control
air-traffic controller
airbag
airball
airbase
airboard
airboarding
airboat
airborne
airbound
airbrick
airbrush
airbrush out
airburst
Airbus
Aircast
aircheck
aircoach
aircraft

WORDS THAT END LIKE AIRBORNE ATTACK

angle of attack
anxiety attack
arson attack
banzai attack
bilious attack
chimney stack
dictionary attack
ground attack
hard tack
heart attack
impingement attack
line of attack
on the wrong tack
panic attack
rocket attack
suicide attack
the attack
tie tack
tintack
torpedo attack

Synonyms and antonyms of airborne attack in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «airborne attack» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF AIRBORNE ATTACK

Find out the translation of airborne attack to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of airborne attack from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «airborne attack» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

空中攻击
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

ataque aéreo
570 millions of speakers

English

airborne attack
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

हवाई हमले
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

هجوم محمول جوا
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

воздухе нападение
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

ataque aéreo
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

বায়ুবাহিত আক্রমণ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

attaque aéroportée
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Serangan udara
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Luftangriff
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

空中攻撃
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

공중 공격
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Serangan udara
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

cuộc tấn công trong không khí
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

வான்வழி தாக்குதல்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

हवाई हल्ला
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Hava saldırısı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

attacco in volo
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

atak powietrzu
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

повітрі напад
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

atac din aer
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

εναέρια επίθεση
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

lug aanval
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

luftburen attack
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

luftbårne angrep
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of airborne attack

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «AIRBORNE ATTACK»

The term «airborne attack» is used very little and occupies the 172.949 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «AIRBORNE ATTACK» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «airborne attack» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «airborne attack» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about airborne attack

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «AIRBORNE ATTACK»

Discover the use of airborne attack in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to airborne attack and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Paladin zero six: a Desert Storm memoir by a 101st Airborne ...
From the memoir: First, there was a violent pitch forward.
Rafael J. Garcia, Rafael J. Garcia (1960-), 1994
2
Blossoming Silk Against the Rising Sun: U.S. and Japanese ...
Ibid., 152; Muller, “Japanese Airborne Attack on Elements of the 11th NE”; “11th Airborne Division, 62 Periodic Reports—Leyte,” 511th Parachute Infantry Regiment, December 6—7, 1944, 1; Headquarters, 11th Airborne Division, “ Operations ...
Gene Eric Salecker, 2010
3
Warship
In September 1917 Admiral Beatty adopted the idea of an airborne attack on the enemy fleet in harbour enthusiastically. He stated in a letter written to the Admiralty on 1 1 September that the planned attack had many difficulties to overcome ...
Antony Preston, John Jordan, Stephen Dent, 2007
4
Airborne Operations in World War II: A German Appraisal
It is quite impossible to set up anti-air-landing obstacles throughout the country. Therefore, no more can be done than to determine what might constitute particularly desirable targets for an airborne attack and in what specific areas air landings ...
Hellmuth Reinhardt, 2000
5
Wings at War Series, No. 1-6: Airborne assault on Holland
It is axiomatic that surprise is an essential element in the success of an airborne attack. To make the enemy believe that the Allied supply situation was too acute to enable an advance by the Northern Group of Armies, the cavalry patrols of the  ...
‎1945
6
World War II Army Airborne Troop Carriers
... Sep the group look part in the airborne attack in Holland by transporting paratroops and towing gliders with reinforcements. Moved to the Continent in Oct 1944. flying resupply missions, hauling freight, and evacuating casualties in support of ...
David Polk, 1992
7
Cameron Henry Hafer: A Soldier in the Normandy Invasion
The crest is a red-winged arrowhead, red for courage, which symbolizes that the 505th, at Sicily was the first regiment in U.S. Army history to make a regimental- size airborne attack. The cloud depicts the sky from which the attack came.
Gary Hafer, 2008
8
Out of the Blue: U. S. Army Airborne Operations in World War II
received in North Africa during the spring, 375 were operational in the forward areas by June.1 9 In preparing for this, the first major night airborne attack in history, airborne and troop carrier commanders coordinated loading plans, memorized ...
James A. Huston, 1998
9
The Coming of the Aerial War: Culture and the Fear of ...
Culture and the Fear of Airborne Attack in Inter-War Britain Michele Haapamäki. TheComingofthe AeriAlWAr CulTure and the FeAr of Airborne ATTACk in inTer- WAr briTAin Michele Haapamaki Michele Haapamaki was educated at the ...
Michele Haapamäki, 2014
10
The Sword of St. Michael: The 82nd Airborne Division in ...
There was a double irony in this: not only was Dollmann's Seventh Army responsible for the defense of Normandy, but the subject of the map exercise was defense against airborne attack.3 This incredible laxity in the face of hard intelligence ...
Guy Anthony LoFaro, 2007

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «AIRBORNE ATTACK»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term airborne attack is used in the context of the following news items.
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Latest from Iran
There were no reports on the number of those injured in the airborne attack, and the extent of the damage inflicted. Earlier in the day, Saudi ... «Press TV, Jun 15»
2
Blitz event to mark 75th anniversary of German attack on Swansea
February 20 - the middle date of the 1941 Nazi airborne attack on Swansea - has been earmarked for the commemoration. The Saturday event ... «South Wales Evening Post, Jun 15»
3
Taliban kills 20 police officers in attack, says Afghan official
The Paktia governor's media office said in a statement that foreign forces launched an airborne attack in Khoshamand district of the province ... «The Bell Jar, Jun 15»
4
Five parachutes that entered Mumbai airport airspace were remote …
Following reports from central intelligence agencies that terrorist elements might carry out an airborne attack, the Mumbai police have banned ... «Daily News & Analysis, May 15»
5
Two days on, police make no case against paragliders flying near …
Following reports from central intelligence agencies that terrorist elements might carry out an airborne attack, the Mumbai police have banned ... «Daily News & Analysis, May 15»
6
Talented chimps to perform at Hackett Park in 1965 - Almanac May …
Taking advantage of the element of surprise inherent in an airborne attack, the invading caterpillars are meeting little resistance." Said Robert ... «lehighvalleylive.com, May 15»
7
US drone strike kills 13 Taliban militants in eastern Afghanistan: police
Brigadier General Fazl Ahmad Sherzad, the provincial police chief, said on Sunday that the airborne attack targeted a militant hideout in the ... «Al-Bawaba, May 15»
8
Plane and simple: What the hell is all that spiky stuff floating around …
But who can we blame for this uncomfortable airborne attack? Those bloomin' plane trees. After the nice weather, our trusty pavement dwelling ... «Time Out London, May 15»
9
10 things you need to know about the end of World War II in the …
... the biggest airborne attack ever attempted (Sept 17 – Sept 25, 1944). After that the liberation of the rest of the Netherlands would soon follow. «DutchNews.nl, May 15»
10
Mussels with wings; the new front in the battle against invasive species
... some in the water protection sector are sounding the alarm about a possible airborne attack from freshwater quagga and zebra mussels. «InfoTel News Ltd, Apr 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Airborne attack [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/airborne-attack>. Jul 2020 ».
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