assault

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Synonyms for assault

Synonyms for assault

to compel (another) to participate in or submit to a sexual act

Synonyms for assault

a threatened or attempted physical attack by someone who appears to be able to cause bodily harm if not stopped

the crime of forcing a woman to submit to sexual intercourse against her will

force (someone) to have sex against their will

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The 30-year-old admitted two charges of assault causing bodily harm and another of common assault.
A jury of six men and six women took 30 minutes to reach a unanimous verdict acquitting him of assault causing bodily harm.
A charge of assault causing bodily harm, which could have carried a jail term of up to 10 years, was reduced to common assault.
Buckton admits assault causing bodily harm but denies rape, attempted rape, and assault by penetration.
Bottomley, of Witham, Essex, denies assault causing bodily harm, affray, endangering an aircraft and being drunk on a plane.
Sholder, 19 at the time but now 20, of Wansbeck Road, South Gosforth, Newcastle, was sent to a young offenders' institute for six months after admitting assault causing bodily harm.
The 17-year-old, who cannot be named to protect the victim's identity, was yesterday sent to a detention centre for seven years after admitting rape and assault causing bodily harm.
Blaize, of Southwark, denies assault causing bodily harm.
White, of Asquith Terrace, Stanley, County Durham, admitted rape and assault causing bodily harm.
Winlow admitted assault causing bodily harm at Newcastle Crown Court.