Educalingo cookies are used to personalize ads and get web traffic statistics. We also share information about the use of the site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners.
Got it
Search

Meaning of "criminal assault" in the English dictionary

Dictionary
DICTIONARY
section

PRONUNCIATION OF CRIMINAL ASSAULT

criminal assault  [ˈkrɪmɪnəl əˈsɔːlt] play
facebooktwitterpinterestwhatsapp

GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CRIMINAL ASSAULT

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Criminal assault 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 CRIMINAL ASSAULT MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of criminal assault in the English dictionary

The definition of criminal assault in the dictionary is a punishable offence of attempting to harm another person through physical contact.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CRIMINAL ASSAULT


assault
əˈsɔːlt
basalt
ˈbæsɔːlt
cobalt
ˈkəʊbɔːlt
counterassault
ˌkaʊntəʳəˈsɔːlt
dalt
dɔːlt
default
dɪˈfɔːlt
desalt
diːˈsɔːlt
fault
fɔːlt
Galt
ɡɔːlt
gault
ɡɔːlt
halt
hɔːlt
malt
mɔːlt
oversalt
ˌəʊvəˈsɔːlt
oxysalt
ˌɒksɪˈsɔːlt
persalt
ˈpɜːˌsɔːlt
salt
sɔːlt
somersault
ˈsʌməˌsɔːlt
summersault
ˈsʌməˌsɔːlt
supersalt
ˈsuːpərˌsɔːlt
vault
vɔːlt

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CRIMINAL ASSAULT

criminal
criminal code
criminal conversation
criminal court
criminal damage
criminal investigation
Criminal Investigation Department
criminal justice system
criminal law
criminal lawyer
criminal negligence
criminal offence
criminal proceedings
criminal profiling
criminal record
Criminal Records Bureau
criminal wrongdoing
criminalese
criminalisation
criminalist

WORDS THAT END LIKE CRIMINAL ASSAULT

aggravated assault
at fault
backward somersault
bank vault
Bidault
Boucicault
by default
common assault
dault
electrical fault
Foucault
indecent assault
judgment by default
Perrault
pole vault
pole-vault
sault
sexual assault
the pole vault
to a fault

Synonyms and antonyms of criminal assault in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «criminal assault» into 25 languages

TRANSLATOR
online translator

TRANSLATION OF CRIMINAL ASSAULT

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

Translator English - Chinese

犯罪殴打
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

asalto criminal
570 millions of speakers

English

criminal assault
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

आपराधिक हमला
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الاعتداء الإجرامي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

преступного посягательства
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

agressão criminosa
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

অপরাধমূলক হামলা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

agression criminelle
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Serangan jenayah
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

kriminellen Übergriffen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

暴行罪
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

범죄 폭행
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Penyerangan pidana
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tấn công tội phạm
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

குற்றவியல் தாக்குதல்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

गुन्हेगारी हल्ले
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

ırza tecavüz
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

aggressione criminale
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

atak karne
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

злочинного посягання
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

atac criminal
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

εγκληματικής επίθεσης
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

kriminele aanranding
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

kriminell överfall
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

kriminelle overgrep
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of criminal assault

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CRIMINAL ASSAULT»

The term «criminal assault» is regularly used and occupies the 104.959 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
0
100%
FREQUENCY
Regularly used
51
/100
The map shown above gives the frequency of use of the term «criminal assault» in the different countries.
Principal search tendencies and common uses of criminal assault
List of principal searches undertaken by users to access our English online dictionary and most widely used expressions with the word «criminal assault».

FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CRIMINAL ASSAULT» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «criminal assault» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «criminal assault» 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 criminal assault

EXAMPLES

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CRIMINAL ASSAULT»

Discover the use of criminal assault in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to criminal assault and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Criminal Law
At common law, a criminal assault was originally an attempt to commit a battery. The second type of assault, an act putting another in reasonable apprehension of bodily harm, originated in the law of torts. Today, most jurisdictions recognize ...
Aspen Publishers, Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, 2008
2
Essentials of Law for Health Professionals
Thetouching, grabbing or striking ofapatient with malice amounts toa criminal assault. Notall situations will give risetoa successful claimof assault, asinthe case where behaviour is recognised asbeing within the limits expected in ordinary ...
Kim Forrester, Debra Griffiths, 2010
3
Criminal Law
... of the cases cited in the text. 9. List the elements required to establish a case of custodial interference in thefirst degree in Oregon. 1. See White, DV. Note: Sports violence as criminal assault: Development of the doctrine by Canadian courts ...
Associate Professor Criminal Justice Program Washington State University Spokane David C Brody, David C. Brody, Distinguished Teaching Professor School of Criminal Justice University at Albany New York James R Acker, 2011
4
Criminal Law and Procedure for the Paralegal
They are all half-truths; therein lurks their insidious capacity to lead the unwary astray. C. ATHREATENING OF AN IMMINENT BATTERY The more recent accretion to the coral reef of criminal assault is the replication in that new environment of ...
James W. H. McCord, Sandra L. McCord, C. Suzanne Bailey, 2011
5
Bioethics, Medicine and the Criminal Law: Volume 3: Medicine ...
24 If not, the doctor is liable in battery and so perhaps also liable for criminal assault (specifically, the crime of battery, or assaultoccasioning actual bodilyharm if the patient is injured).Butin caseafter case, the courts haveset the threshold of ...
Margaret Brazier, Suzanne Ost, 2013
6
Casenote Legal Briefs: Criminal Law Keyed to Boyce, Dripps & ...
At common law, a criminal assault was originally an attempt to commit a battery. The second type of assault, an act putting another in reasonable apprehension of bodily harm, originated in the law of torts. Today, most jurisdictions recognize ...
Casenotes, Casenote Legal Briefs, 2010
7
Jurist Prudent -- The Judicial Opinions of Lawrence L. ...
In that context, we have stressed that whether a duty of care arises from a special relationship between a business invitor and its invitee regarding a criminal assault by a third party committed on the premises so as to qualify as an exception to ...
Lawrence L. Koontz, Jr., John S. Koehler (Editor), Elizabeth B. Lacy (Foreword)
8
Criminal Law, Second Edition
Chapter. 5. Crimes. against. the. Person: Assault. and. Other. Offenses. KEYWORDS Abduct: To carry or lead a person away by threat or use of force or often by fraud. Aggravated assault: A criminal assault that is committed with an intent to ...
Charles P. Nemeth, 2011
9
Turned to Account: The Forms and Functions of Criminal ...
Turned to Account is a study that focuses on the popular genre of criminal biography, examining how it played upon and reflected English society's fears and interest in aberrant behaviour.
Lincoln B. Faller, 1987
10
Criminal Conversations: Victorian Crimes, Social Panic, and ...
Patrick Jennings, twenty-five, a laborer, was sentenced to eighteen months for criminal assault upon Maria Ward, twelve. Miner Matthias Hunt, twenty-three, was sentenced to twelve months' imprisonment for criminal assault on Mary Jane ...
Judith Rowbotham, Kim Stevenson, 2005

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CRIMINAL ASSAULT»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term criminal assault is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Allegations of Child Sexual Abuse in the CAR not Given Priority by …
But everyone soon realized that official channels are slow, and in emergencies (such as suspected, ongoing criminal assault), senior ... «Huffington Post, Jul 15»
2
Coroner uneasy over little girl's injuries after inquest fails to establish …
Mr Leckey added: "The findings of the pathologist would suggest to me that Lindsey had been the subject of a criminal assault or assaults. «Belfast Telegraph, Jul 15»
3
Foreign Minister Welcomes UN Council Resolution on Ensuring …
In its criminal assault against the Gaza Strip last summer, Israel killed over 2200 Palestinians, including over 550 children, 80 of whom were 3 ... «WAFA - Palestine News Agency, Jul 15»
4
BNSF Railway whistleblower awarded $1.25 million
That March 2011 incident was used to terminate Elliott and have him charged with criminal assault, according to court documents. Vucinovich ... «The Columbian, Jul 15»
5
Sena leaders among 7 held for extortion
... an organizer and a taluka chief of Shiv Sena, on charges of extortion and criminal assault on a range forest officer (RFO) on Wednesday. «Times of India, Jul 15»
6
On Motherhood and Rap Music
... criminal assault, drug dealing and attempted murder. He's also responsible for giving us all the Shmoney Dance craze though, so personally ... «FOXSports.com, Jul 15»
7
MCA wants criminal charges against teachers over student assault
... primary schoolgirl on suspicion of stealing, should be charged in court as the act of violence tantamounts to criminal assault and child abuse. «The Star Online, Jul 15»
8
Railroad whistle-blower awarded $1.25M
That March 2011 incident was used to terminate Elliott and have him charged with criminal assault, according to court documents. Vucinovich ... «The Seattle Times, Jul 15»
9
Why affirmative consent laws are bad for women
... the law point out that much of what is now considered normal human interactions will fall under criminal assault if the new laws are effected. «Examiner.com, Jul 15»
10
Court notice to Sada jail officials
... Nuvem MLA Francisco 'Mickky' Pacheco was not produced in court for the hearing of a criminal assault case registered against him in 2009. «Times of India, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Criminal assault [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/criminal-assault>. Aug 2019 ».
en
English dictionary
Discover all that is hidden in the words on
index
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z