onslaught

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onslaught(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (attack)
a. la arremetida
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
The onslaught was stopped by a flurry of arrows.La arremetida fue detenida por una ráfaga de flechas.
b. el ataque
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
The fierce onslaught took the village dwellers by surprise.El violento ataque tomó por sorpresa a los habitantes de la aldea.
2. (large quantity)
a. la avalancha
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
An onslaught of spam fills up my inbox every day.Una avalancha de correo basura satura mi bandeja de entrada todos los días.
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onslaught
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. la acometida
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
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onslaught [ˈɒnslɔːt]
noun
(gen) ataque (m); arremetida (f)
to make a furious onslaught on a critic atacar violentamente a un crítico
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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