attacked (part of speech: verb)
harried, attacked, barraged, assailed, bombarded, lunged, fought, scarified, flayed, hammered, savaged, invaded, raped, pounded, scathed, charged, trounced, rioted, thrust, scorched, lashed, struck, raided, stricken, combated, stormed, hit, assaulted, violated, slashed
- We gathered up a heavy bench, battered the door down and rushed into the room. - "Bolanyo", Opie Percival Read.
- But, bless his battered old soul, you love him none the less for all that. - "The Prairie Mother", Arthur Stringer.
- On the fire he put a battered old tin cup. - "Detailed Minutiae of Soldier life in the Army of Northern Virginia, 1861-1865", Carlton McCarthy.