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assault
used in The Souls of Black Folk

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Definition
to attack someone or something physically or verbally; or to threaten violence
  • It is not difficult now to say to the young freedman, cheated and cuffed about who has seen his father's head beaten to a jelly and his own mother namelessly assaulted, that the meek shall inherit the earth.
    Chapter 2 (79% in)

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