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Meaning of "ground attack" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GROUND ATTACK

ground attack  [ɡraʊnd əˈtæk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GROUND ATTACK

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Ground 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 GROUND ATTACK MEAN IN ENGLISH?

ground attack

Air-to-ground weaponry

Air-to-ground weaponry is weapons used by combat aircraft to attack ground targets. The weapons include bombs, machine guns, autocannons, air-to-surface missiles, rockets, air-launched cruise missiles and grenade launchers.

Definition of ground attack in the English dictionary

The definition of ground attack in the dictionary is an attack using ground forces, as opposed to air or water forces.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GROUND 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 GROUND ATTACK

ground angle shot
ground bass
ground beef
ground beetle
ground bug
ground cherry
ground cloth
ground colour
ground control
ground cover
ground crew
ground effect
ground elder
ground engineer
ground floor
ground force
ground frost
ground game
ground glass
ground ice

WORDS THAT END LIKE GROUND ATTACK

airborne attack
angle of attack
anxiety attack
arson attack
banzai attack
bilious attack
chimney stack
dictionary 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 ground attack in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «ground attack» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GROUND ATTACK

Find out the translation of ground attack to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of ground 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 «ground attack» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

对地攻击
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

ataque a tierra
570 millions of speakers

English

ground attack
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

जमीनी हमले
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الهجوم البري
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

штурмовик
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

ataque ao solo
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

মাটি আক্রমণ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

attaque au sol
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Serangan tanah
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Bodenangriff
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

地上攻撃
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

지상 공격
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Serangan lemah
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tấn công mặt đất
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தரை தாக்குதல்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

जमिनीवर हल्ला
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Zemin saldırısı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

attacco al suolo
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

atak ziemia
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

штурмовик
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

atac la sol
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

επίγειας επίθεσης
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

grond aanval
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

slipad attack
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

bakken angrep
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of ground attack

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GROUND ATTACK»

The term «ground attack» is normally little used and occupies the 109.317 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GROUND ATTACK» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GROUND ATTACK»

Discover the use of ground attack in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to ground attack and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Dive Bomber and Ground Attack Units of the Luftwaffe 1933-45 ...
This is the first of two volumes providing highly detailed information on the organisation of the Luftwaffe's dive-bomber units during World War 2.
Henry L. De Zeng, Henry Zeng, Douglas G. Stankey, 2010
2
RAF Harrier Ground Attack: Falklands
During the Falklands war Jerry Pook, a pilot in No. 1(F) Squadron RAF, flew air interdiction, armed recce, close-air-support and airfield attack as well as pure photo-recce missions.
Jerry Pook, 2011
3
Ground attack planes
Describes different types of military ground attack planes and their uses at various times in history.
David Baker, 1989
4
Schlachtflieger: Luftwaffe Ground-Attack
Examines the development of ground-attack tactics and aircraft from the years prior to World War II to the final defeat of Nazi Germany in May 1945.
C. J. Ehrengardt, 2007
5
Libya
Country Type Number Mission Early Warning 2 Airborne Command and Control Refueler 22 Air-Air Refueling Unmanned Aerial Vehicle 11 Aerial reconnaissance/strike Helicopter 8 Air-Ground Attack Helicopter 4 Heavy Transport Tilt rotor 12 ...
Richard Andrew Lobban Jr., Christopher H. Dalton, 2014
6
Opposing Forces: Europe
Strategic bomber Twin jet 2.400 2.600 May carry ground attack weapons and has a variable geometry wing system (1) (2) BLINDER TU-22 Strategic bomber Twin turbojet Mach 1.4 at altitude 2,250 May carry a variety of ground attack ...
United States. Dept. of the Army, 1977
7
Technologies for NATO's Follow-On Forces Attack Concept: A ...
Crew size: Flying an aircraft in an extremely hostile environment and operating modern precision-guided ground-attack weapons are both demanding jobs; a two-man crew permits one member to give full attention to each task. - Low- altitude ...
Alan Shaw, 2008
8
Junkers Ju 87 Stuka
Generalmajor Hubertus Hitschhold, a prominent Stuka ace and recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross, recalled the training and evaluation for pilots entering the Ju 87 program: The supply of pilots for day ground attack operations was ...
Mike Guardia, 2014
9
Air Power In The Age Of Total War
The British and French, who were actively pursuing an offensive and aggressive air war strategy, developed the idea of using their air superiority fighters as ground-attack aircraft, thus making them multipurpose. Allied fighters began to be  ...
John Buckley, 2006
10
Strike From the Sky: The History of Battlefield Air Attack, ...
This evolutionary trend, then—interceptor to multimission fighter to "dedicated" ground-attack fighter—was one important influence on the emergence of the true ground-attack aircraft, and was the development path followed by the British, ...
Richard P. Hallion, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GROUND ATTACK»

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1
Washington State looks for greater offensive balance under center
... bruising potential -- Gerard Wicks has bulked up to 220 pounds -- so Washington State sees major opportunity in a diversified ground attack. «ESPN, Jul 15»
2
30 Questions in 30 Days: Stats to improve on
SALOMONE: I think it's clear that the Giants have to improve the ground attack, specifically yards per carry, where they ranked 30th in 2014 at ... «Giants.com, Jul 15»
3
Broncos roster 2015: Montee Ball
By the time CJ got going, the line was playing better and the offense shifted to a more ground attack offense. What would Montee have done in ... «Mile High Report, Jul 15»
4
China-Pakistan cooperate on fighter jet production
It can be used for aerial reconnaissance, ground attack and aircraft interception. Yan says the jet has high-performance but is low cost in ... «CCTV, Jul 15»
5
2015 Dallas Cowboys Preview Super Bowl Odds Schedule
The Dallas Cowboys scored the second most points in team history last year and they did it with a superb ground attack that finished 2nd in the ... «Pregame.com, Jul 15»
6
2015 Will be Carlos Hyde's Coming Out Season
The 49ers already had an established ground attack in Frank Gore (49ers all-time leading rusher), Kendall Hunter (a nice “change-of-pace” ... «Niner Noise, Jul 15»
7
Army has handled Operation Zarb-e-Azb successfully: Shahid Latif
... that individual targets are better handled by the gunships; however we should keep in mind that gunships are vulnerable to ground attack, ... «The Nation, Jul 15»
8
'Karate Hottie' Michelle Waterson uses ground game to submit …
... but Waterson, and her Jackson-WInklejohn honed ground attack, quickly transitioned to full mount and began pummeling away on Magana. «Yahoo Singapore News, Jul 15»
9
New images revealed for Star Fox Zero
... and airship transforming into it's ground attack vehicle. First revealed at this year's E3, Star Fox Zero will utilize a two pronged control system. «GameZone, Jul 15»
10
Miner and News
Multiple forest fire crews have been deployed to the fire for ground attack operations in support aerial suppression efforts. Red Lake Fire #50 ... «Daily Miner and News, Jul 15»

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