attacking (part of speech: verb)
battering, lashing, invading, pounding, hammering, scorching, fighting, raiding, lunging, savaging, storming, combating, trouncing, scathing, assailing, rioting, bombarding, violating, scarifying, charging, barraging, assaulting, slashing, striking, raping, thrusting, flaying, attacking, harrying
- No- that's more charming to me than even your hitting it off with Kate. - "The Wings of the Dove, Volume 1 of 2", Henry James.
- Those two men were still hitting, not hating one another; only to gratify a number of unintelligible people and win a success. - "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith", George Meredith.
- I- I'm not hitting it as hard as I was for a while, and I reckon pretty soon, if I can get to feeling a little more energy, I better try to quit entirely- I don't know. - "The Turmoil A Novel", Booth Tarkington.